In November 1975, a 26-year old with an increasingly sophisticated taste for blue-eyed soul unveiled his second solo album.
Out July 17, the reimagined anthem for peace and unity will benefit UNICEF’s COVID-19 aid efforts.
In taking reggae to the world, Bob Marley put Jamaica on the map. His legacy reaches beyond music, spreading messages of love and unity.
The Jamaican rhythm duo of drummer Sly Dunbar and bassist Robbie Shakespeare are renowned for their solo catalog as well as their collaborations with other artists.
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...
'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".
Dub music is often associated with dance music, but its origins, invention and progression, 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.