Jazzie B

Portrait photograph of musician Jazzie B

© John Ferguson

A founding member of Soul II Soul musical collective, Jazzie B was born Trevor Beresford Romeo in north London in 1963.

'Back To Life' from the group's first album shot to number one making Soul II Soul an instant worldwide name. The group have since won many Soul Train Awards, Grammies and various dance awards.

Jazzie B was awarded an OBE in the 2008 New Year Honours List for services to music.