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Zagga Zow: Happy Birthday, Beenie Man

Words by Jesse Serwer, Photo by Martei Korley— Thirty-nine years ago today in Kingston, Anthony Moses Davis was born. To mark the occasion, we've dug out this never-before-seen image of Beenie, with hi...
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You Rate It: Kgnston feat. Beenie Man, “5 Cent”

Words by Jesse Serwer— You never know who you'll run into at the mall in Kingston— perhaps Kingston herself. Wait, we mean Kgnston. LargeUp was getting a meal at the food court in the Sovereign Mall ...
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Toppa Top 10: The Best Dancehall Albums

Words by Jesse Serwer, Sherman Escoffery and Edwin STATS Houghton— Dancehall has always been, and always will be, a singles genre. Over the last two decades, only a handful of dancehall artists have ...
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Rum Wars, Pt. 2: The World’s Most Expensive Rum

Words by Jesse Serwer— A couple weeks ago we brought you word of Appleton Estate's Jamaica Independence Reserve, a 50-year, $5,000 bottle of rum produced to commemorate next month's 50th anniversary of...
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Video: Beenie Man, “Hot Like Fire”

Words by Jesse Serwer— Dre Skull and Mixpak Records aren't playing around when it comes to hyping this summer's Loudspeaker riddim. Just a week after releasing the first video, for Popcaan's "The Syste...