Category Archives: Jamaica

Tip Me

Ce’cile – Tip Me (Green Faces Riddim) 2011 Needs no explanation. #dreamgirlswag. Advertisements

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Hold Yuh Garifuna

Bling N Sopa – Wafeduja (from Garifuna Mixtape vol 1 2010) Squeezing one more version of Hold Yuh before the year is out, this time from Belizean artists Bling N Sopa, sung in their native tongue. Whether on NYC radio … Continue reading

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Gwaan Jerk

Kind of forgot about jerk…that wouldn’t have happened if it had more to do with evil spirits that like to kick dogs and count grains of sand, and less to do with pants and some dude named Doug. “Ha! Film … Continue reading

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Money Magnet Riddim

Tiffa – Next Man Money 2010 This is one of the best riddims I’ve heard in a minute, maybe even an hour. Definitely my favorite of the year thus far, produced by new bad gyal producer the Wizard. That four … Continue reading

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Threemany Hungry

Busy Signal & Cobra – Cry Out (Nyabinghi Riddim) 2010 Beautiful. 2010 has treated dancehall well, even if 2010 hasn’t been so nice to Jamaica.

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Grant Money Pimping: Jamaican Maroon Duppy Songs

Moore Town Maroons (Tambu) – Hear When De Duppy Bawl Scott’s Hall Maroons (Mandinga) – Oh Duppy Two gems from a pretty interesting Folkways disc. These were recorded after plenty of Jamaican pop songs referencing these spirits (in 1978), but … Continue reading

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Really Got a Hold on Yuh

Fullmoon feat Tracy D & Krunchee CJ –   Aati Kya Khandala (Hold Yuh Riddim remix) I’m digging the remixes of Hold Yuh a lot more than most of the alternate voice overs  (save Lady Saw) and this one by chutney … Continue reading

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