Words By Kali Madden
It’s a festive vibe this Monday as reggae and dancehall fans continue to celebrate a cultural highpoint from the epic VerzuzTV clash between Bounty Killer and Beenie Man. If you missed it, you saw the memes and heard the recaps. The authentic display of clash culture showcased the genre’s infectious energy as fans were satisfyingly entertained by the two legends, as music heavyweights such as Rihanna, Erykah Badu, Diddy, Ashanti, JaRule, DJ Khaled and more added their thoughts in the comment. RiRi, do you see me me? A jus bere Bullet Bullet.
Kicking off this week’s mixes is a Bounty blend to keep the party lit!
Black Love Sound – Bounty Killer Quaranting Mix 2020
Bounty Killer continues to have one of the most notable and loved voices in dancehall music. As his catalog ages, his songs remind us that music should only get better with time. Black Love Sound gives us a quick round up of Bounty’s most loved deep cuts such as “Inseparable,” “Pum Pum Power,” “Bruk It,” “Born and Raise,” and more. Listen to Bounty Killa Quaranting Mix 2020 here:
Fifty Kaliba Sound – Forever Upful Vol. 3
Forever Upful Vol. 3 transports us to the Sunshine State this week. Mixed by Fifty Kaliba of Fifty Kaliba Sound and Fort Lauderdale’s “Roots & Reggae” roots bashements, the tape begins with the upful vibes of Daniel Caesar’s “Cyanide,” and continues with big tunes like Lila Ike’s “I Spy,” Wizkid’s “Joro,” Popcaan’s “Gimmi Love,” Alkaline’s “High Props” and more. The endless celebration continues with Forever Upful Vol. 3 here: