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The 15 best reggae albums of 2014 so far

Six months of 2014 have passed and a few days ago Reggaemani presented a list with the 25 best reggae songs from 2014 so far. Now it’s time to present the albums, and competition has as usual been fierce with … Continue reading

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The 25 best reggae songs of 2014 so far

As 2014 now has passed its midpoint Reggaemani has collected 25 reggae and dancehall favourites so far. It can be hard to grasp just how much great music that is released every day and every week. It’s tons. So the list … Continue reading

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Anticipated reggae albums in 2016

Just when the dust has cleared off all best of 2015 lists it’s time for yet another list. This time putting focus on what’s about to come in 2016. And it certainly looks promising. For the list below we’ve scanned … Continue reading

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Wicked combination of reggae and hip-hop on Randy Valentine’s Radio Music

UK’s Randy Valentine is one of the best and hottest contemporary singers around and he has recently put out his fourth project – a blazing mixtape where he has voiced hip-hop beats from the 90s, including Dr Dre’s Xxplosive, Dead … Continue reading

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Top 50 reggae songs in 2015

The second top list for 2015 collects best songs, and just as last year the second half of the year was way stronger than the first six months. And when I wrote the half-year report in July I had difficulties … Continue reading

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The five best reggae EPs in 2015 so far

This is the fourth and final best of 2015 so far list. It collects the five best reggae EPs. But the list could actually have been a bit longer since the year so far has been very strong when it comes … Continue reading

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Protoje balances reggae and hip-hop on Ancient Future

On successful Jamaican reggae revivalist Protoje’s third album Ancient Future he sounds more inspired than ever before when he tackles Winta James’ uncompromising hip-hop-flavoured reggae riddims. It’s clear that duo has worked tight together on this excellent release. I have … Continue reading

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Upcoming reggae album releases 2015

All of Reggaemani’s lists collecting best of 2014 are now published – top 50 reggae tunes, top 30 reggae albums, ten favourite reissues and five mighty fine EP’s. So, what will happen musically in 2015? Judging from upcoming album releases … Continue reading

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Summing up 2014

Last year was unique in a couple of ways. There were at least three solid dancehall albums released, which almost never happens, since dancehall is largely based on singles and one riddim compilations. But Popcaan, Jah Vinci and Bugle all … Continue reading

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Top ten reggae reissues 2014

The fourth and final top list of 2014 is dedicated to reissues. As usual top reissue giants like Pressure Sounds and Soul Jazz are represented with several items each.   The list below collects ten roots, ska, rocksteady and early … Continue reading

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