In taking reggae to the world, Bob Marley put Jamaica on the map. His legacy reaches beyond music, spreading messages of love and unity.
Burning Spear‘s first album to make significant waves was the brilliant Marcus Garvey in 1975 – for many, it is Rodney’s masterpiece and the seminal album for what has become known as...
In November 1975, a 26-year old with an increasingly sophisticated taste for blue-eyed soul unveiled his second solo album.
'That’s Not True,’ is the Jamaican-born, Florida-based artist's first original music release since 2017.
UNESCO, the UN's cultural and scientific agency has added Reggae to its list of "global cultural treasures" that "continues to act as a voice for all".
The word Dub is associated with remixes & dance music. Its origins, invention & progression, like much in modern dance music, firmly owes Jamaica its dues.
In inner-city clubs young West Indians were meeting Mods, who loved the sharp style, and British youths’ love affair with Jamaican music grew ever stronger.
Jamaica maintains its incredible output with numerous dancehall and roots reggae producers currently plying their trade in Kingston. Long may it continue!
The superstardom of Bob Marley is a stark contrast to where he came from, but those with enough determination found a way out of the ghetto through music.