Toppa Top 10: The Neptunes’ Most Caribbean Moments

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July 23, 2013


8. Vybz Kartel, Wayne Marshall, Jay-Z and Pharrell – “Frontin’ (Remix)” (2003)
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2003โ€™s Def Jamaica album was a true fusion of dancehall and reggae with hip-hop. One of the most important record labels, Def Jam brought Method Man and Redman together with Damian Marley; Beenie Man and DTPโ€™s Shawna; Pharrell and Jay-Z with Vybz Kartel and Wayne Marshall, on a remix of the chart-topping Pharrell singleย โ€œFrontin.โ€ The result was a Grammy nominated album, and a watershed moment for dancehall and hip-hop together. Who knew Hov and Vybz had a track together?