About Henry Barnes, the CEO of Cougar Records

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Henry was born in Jamaica , educated in London England spent most of his younger days enjoying South Benfleet near Canvy Island. At the age of 26 , Henry formed his first Band called the Virgin in the seventies.

After the group disbanded and a shot solo career, a chance meeting with then Producer and Label CEO Eddy Grant (The Equals), would guide the course of Henry’s musical career. It was a collaboration effort with Hugh Francis, Delford Davis Winston Henry, and Webster Dyer that would form the Band 90Degrees inclusive, Henry introduced the Band to Eddy Grant and through Eddy, the the band would be then signed to Marco Music, Phonogram and later with Virgin Records.

At the end of a major tour in Trinidad with Eddy Grant Ninty Degrees Inclusive hit the chart with Revolution Henry left the Bandin the late seventies. Henry is now taking his career to another level as a solo artist and a Producer. Henry is not only producing music for his new album,but he is also producing and arranging music with an array of other fine artists and musicians such as

  • Errol Reid arranger Musician, Producer
  • Lindel Lewis arranger Musician, Producer
  • Wayne Marshall Singer Producer arranger
  • Jimmy Haynes is also known as Senyah
  • Tom Robinson ,Aswad ,Dave Martin ,Saul Malinga, Yvonne Curtis, and much more

Look out for future Albums and singles Productions from Henry Barnes and Cougar Records