Singer and Dancehall Reggae pioneer Wayne Smith, who ushered in a new wave of digital beats in the genre, is dead at 48. Credited with creating the still popular “Under mi Sleng Teng” riddim, or rhythm, Smith’s track has served as a backdrop for several classic Reggae records.
Yes, you read right, Eddie Murphy has dropped a new single called “Red Light,” featuring Snoop Lion. By the way, it’s a reggae song.
Snoop Dogg…ahem, Snoop Lion loves the children. The rapper turned reggae artist offers up the video for “La, La, La,” the lead single from his Reincarnated album.
Snoop Dogg… Ahem, Snoop Lion drops a video for “Knocc ‘Em Down,” which is a cut off of the Tekken Tag Tournament 2 video game’s soundtrack. Actually, this song features the Doggfather dropping straight forward rhymes mostly about his skills on the sticks with no faux patois in sight. So it’s more Dogg than Lion, […]
More than 30 years after his death, a new Bob Marley documentary, Marley, hopes to give a previously unseen view of the famed Reggae star. Helmed by Academy Award-winning director Kevin McDonald (The Last King of Scotland, Touch the Void), the film takes a look at Marley’s life and legacy through past interviews with the […]