Carlton Barrett: Dating History & Exes

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Carlton Barrett is a 73-year-old Drummer from Jamaica. He was born on Sunday, December 17, 1950. Is Carlton Barrett married or single, who is he dating now and previously?

As of 2024, Carlton Barrett is possibly single.


Carlton “Carly” Barrett was an influential reggae drummer and percussion player. His musical development in the early years was with his brother Aston “Family Man” Barrett as a member of Lee “Scratch” Perry’s “house band” The Upsetters. The brothers joined Bob Marley and The Wailers around 1970. He wrote the well known Bob Marley song “War” and with his brother Aston co-wrote “Talkin’ Blues”. Carlton Barrett is featured on all the albums recorded by the Wailers. Barrett popularised the one drop rhythm, a percussive drumming style created by Winston Grennan. With Carly’s beats and his brother Aston’s bass, the Wailer rhythm section planted the seeds of today’s international reggae. Barrett was murdered outside his home in Jamaica on 17 April 1987. He worked as a welder in Jamaica, going on to drum with local groups.

Real Name
Carlton Barrett
Place of Birth
Date of Birth
December 17, 1950 (age 73)
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Marital Status

Carlton Barrett’s Girlfriend

Carlton Barrett is single. He is not dating anyone currently. Carlton had at least relationship in the past. Carlton Barrett has not been previously engaged. It is believed that his wife Albertine was connected with his murder in 1987. According to our records, he has no children.

Carlton Barrett Girlfriend

Carlton Barrett’s birth sign is Sagittarius. Aggressively fun, this sign usually moves full speed ahead once they have their love target 'locked'. They enjoy a challenge and especially are attracted to confident outgoing partners. The most compatible signs with Sagittarius are generally considered to be Aries, Leo, Libra, and Aquarius. The least compatible signs with Sagittarius are generally considered to be Virgo and Pisces. Carlton Barrett also has a ruling planet of Jupiter.

Like many celebrities and famous people, Carlton keeps his personal and love life private. Check back often as we will continue to update this page with new relationship details. Let’s take a look at Carlton Barrett past relationships, ex-girlfriends and previous hookups.

Past Relationships

He has not been previously engaged. We are currently in process of looking up information on the previous dates and hookups.

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