Watch The Nuh Fraid Riddim Video Medley Feat. Mr Vegas

Filmed at Killamanjaro Sound's studio in Jamaica, the Nuh Fraid medley video matches the riddim's old-school vibe from Sukuโ€™s mesh marina to Mr. Vegasโ€™ gigantic rope chain to the use of a vinyl dubplate.

R.I.P.: Wayne Smith, 1965-2014

Words by Desmond Alphonso, Photo by Beth Lesserโ€” Wayne Smith, vocalist of "Under Mi Sleng Teng," the 1985 track which brought dancehall into the digital age, passed away suddenly in Kingston, Jamaica, ... Read More...

You Rate It: Brukky’s “Why Yu Nuh”

Words by Jesse Serwerโ€” It'd be hard to find a musical style from the '60s, '70s or '80s that analog-obsessives from Brooklyn, London or elsewhere haven't tried their hand at recreating in recent years. Mid... Read More...

R.I.P: Sluggy Ranks, 1968-2012

Words by Jesse Serwerโ€” From Kingston comes the sad news that iconic '90s dancehall deejay Sluggy Ranks died in a car accident yesterday. Sluggy, for those that don't know the name, was part of the initia... Read More...