Scotty

 Scotty

Passed Away on February 27, Scotty, real name David Scott, died from prostate cancer at the Lord's Place nursing home in Kingston. He was 52 years-old. Scotty first complained of ill health in November shortly after he returned from the United States. He made his name with producer Derrick Harriott after leaving Kingston Technical. Draw Your Brakes was used in the movie, The Harder They Come. Other Scotty hits for Harriott were Sesame Street, Riddle I This and Children Children. While with Harriott, Scotty was a member of the Chosen Few vocal group which had hits with Shaft and Ebony Eyes. In the early 1990s, Scotty's enjoyed a revival as he appeared on popular 'oldies' shows including Heineken Startime. Scotty is survived by his wife and eight children.