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Toppa Top 10: Raggamuffin Gangster Rap

Words by Jesse Serwer— Back when Shabba and Super Cat were killing the game in the early '90s, the influence of dancehall could be felt throughout hip-hop. While East Coast rappers with Caribbean bac...
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LargeUp Recommends: Alpha Boys School Radio

Words by Jesse Serwer— The Alpha Boys School in Kingston, Jamaica is one of the most significant places in Jamaican music. The four original members of the Skatalites—Tommy McCook, Johnny “Dizzy”...