Tag Archives: Reggae (Musical Genre)

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Reggae Songs “Lyrical Gangsta” – Ini Kamoze

Hey, hey … My favorite poet of Jamaican reggae songs, Ini Kamoze, my “lyrical gangsta”, was born in 1957 in Port Maria, St Mary, Jamaica. This male is truly a reggae lyrical brilliant. WICKED! Ini Kamoze’s recording launching was Problem You a Trouble Me in the early ’80s. As skilled a songwriter as Bob Marley with a masterful skill for ...

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Reggae Songs’s Illustrious Ancestors – Mento, Ska & Rocksteady

Jamaica’s original rural folk music, called mento, is the grandfather of reggae music as well as had considerable influences on the development of that category. Jamaica’s “country music” was inspired by African and also European songs as well as by American jazz as well as featured guitars, banjos, bamboo saxes, hand drums as well as marimbula (large thumb pianos) also ...

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Jamaica’s Reggae Songs

Jamaica is an island known for its reggae songs along with its beauty. Jamaica is fulled of dazzling color as well as flavor. This is truly evident in the diversity of its individuals, beaches, food, as well as it’s songs. Jamaica’s songs has actually relocated through various variations. We have actually heard and also seen performances of rhythms such as ...

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Some New Reggae Albums Really Worth Paying Attention To

Whilst in London throughout the summer month, I was lucky to capture a few programs at the 02 commemorating Jamaica’s 50th anniversary of self- reliance. I saw Toots and the Maytals, Morgan Heritage, Shaggy, Rootz Underground as well as a new band called Raging Fyah. The last 2 really pleased me, both youthful bands full of energy with appealing tunes ...

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