Top Songs & Albums Reggae / Dub

... read more Reggae is a music unique to Jamaica, but it ironically has its roots in New Orleans R&B. Reggae's direct forefather is ska, an uptempo, rhythmic variation based on the New Orleans R&B Jamaican musicians heard broadcast from the US on their transistor radios. Relying on skittering guitar and syncopated rhythms, ska was their interpretation of R&B...

Key songs

Sizzla
King In The Jungle (Feat. Jah Cure)
4:05
Black Prophet
Masses 13
4:48
Gappy Ranks
Lying Tongue's
3:39
Rootz Underground
Waiting For You (Interlude Paul's Piano Speaks)
5:41
Jackie Mittoo
Melodious
4:16

Key artists

Bob Marley
Bob Marley & The Wailers
Peter Tosh
Burning Spear
Damian "Jr. Gong" Marley