Jamaica Gleaner / The entertainment fraternity is in mourning following the passing of Steel Pulse’s founding member, Steve ‘Grizzly’ Nisbett.
His death was announced via the reggae group’s Facebook page.
“It is with a heavy heart that we must pass the sad news that today, our brother, our friend, our timekeeper for so many years, original founding member of Steel Pulse, Steve ‘Grizzly’ Nisbett, has passed away suddenly and unexpected. As we the Steel Pulse family far and wide have lost someone so close to us, we will still take the stage in a few hours on the Jam Cruise, knowing that the joy that Grizz had bringing the Steel Pulse music and message to our beloved fans around the world, will continue on today, and his spirit, love, and love for you all will ring out across the seas, touching your heart and ours,” the post read.
Steel Pulse is known for a string of hits, among them, Out of My System , Steppin’ Out and Chant A Psalm .