Throwback Thursdays: K7, “Zunga Zeng”

Words by Jesse Serwerโ€” Yellowman's phrasing on 1982's โ€œZunguzungunguzunguzengโ€ has been reinterpreted by everyone from Frankie Paul and Super Cat to KRS-One, Biggie Smalls and Mos Def. Our good friend an... Read More...

Toppa Top 10: Spooky Reggae!

Words by Eddie STATS Houghton This year Halloween fell on a weekend (sorry, it had to be said) and Subatomic Sound and J. Rockaz have inspired me to compile this top 10 list of spooky reggae jams to drop... Read More...
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2000Tone: Wayne Lotek x Prince Jammy

Words by Eddie STATS Houghton, via Seen Wayne Lotek--Australia-based rudie, Roots Manuva collaborator, producer of 2009 Mercury prize winner Speech Debelle and the evil genius behind the recent Dead Rast... Read More...
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Visual Culture: Stussy x Jamaica

Words by Eddie STATS Houghton If you hang out with the cool kids you may have already heard about the new Greensleeves First 100 Covers book from Stussy and the T-Shirt line it inspired, both featuring c... Read More...

Headphone Rockers

Words by Eddie STATS Houghton There must be an otherworldy vibe in the air this week or maybe it's just one of those inflection points when people feel the need for a break from the earthly grind of drug... Read More...

Toppa Top 10: Rapper/Deejay Collabos

By Jesse Serwer With Nas and Damian Marley's Distant Relatives set to drop on Tuesday, it only seems right at this moment to look back at all of the important reggae artist/rapper summits that have com... Read More...

Mickey Dread: Disney Goes Reggae

Words by Eddie STATS Houghton Yes, you read the headline correctly. In yet another validation of the universal appeal (and selling power) of Caribbean music, entertainment giant Disney recently announced... Read More...