He finally left The Specials in 2012 due to health concerns. Now fronting his own band, The Neville Staple Band, he is coming to Nottingham to deliver a special Rude Boy gig
Trivia. A possible reason why he didn’t appear in D2 was the fact that he was under the age limit to compete in the Goodwill games. He is one of the few characters to only appear in the first film and was never mentioned in the others, along with Karp, Tammy Duncan, Peter, and Tommy Duncan.
The Specials’ legendary singer Terry Hall passes away at the age of 63.