Leroy Smart – Mirror Mirror
Smart was born in 1952 and orphaned at the age of two. He was raised at Maxfield Park Children’s Home and educated at Alpha Boys School, where he studied singing, drums and dancing.
Smart recorded his first single, “It Pains Me” in 1969 for a producer called Mr. Caribbean. In 1970 he recorded “Ethiopia” for Joe Gibbs, and the first version of one of his most famous songs, “Pride & Ambition”, with producer Gussie Clarke.