World of Reggae Music Collection: Dancehall Reggae–The Old School

This has been a popular post lately. So I am updating it with links to other posts on dancehall reggae music.

Jam-Tex

In this edition of The World of Reggae Music Collectionthe selector dives into the deep catalog of  Dancehall Reggae. This first exploration of the dancehall pulls from the Old School Dancehall tunes from the late 1970s through the 1990s. The kings of the dancehall make the list here, including Barrington Levy, Shabba Ranks, Cocoa Tea, Tenor Saw, Yellowman, and Super Cat. Unique voices, funky beats, and heavy bass lines make great dancehall tunes. From the creative stylings of Junior ReidTiger and Cutty Ranks to the rough-shod rhyming of Bounty Killer, Capleton, and Buju Banton to the smooth silky voices of Beres Hammond, Sanchez, and Frankie Paul, dancehall music filled the air in Jamaica where its was played over thundering soundsystems with speakers stacked mountain high. This collection of old school dancehall songs includes favorites from Half Pint,

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World of Reggae Music Collection: Dancehall Reggae–The Old School

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