The 1980s saw the rise to fame of some of reggae music best artists and riddims.
Most of these riddims and songs from this Era have been remixed a number of times.
We have put together a list of top reggae riddims and artists which we think were the best during the 1980s.
Top 80S Reggae Artists List
1. John Holt 2. Pinchers 3. Frankie Paul 4. Cornell Campbell 5. Barry Brown 6. Dennis Brown 7. Al Campbell 8. Junior Delgado 9. Shine Head 10.Gregory Isaacs 11.Michigan & Smiley 12.Sugar Minott 13.Papa Levi 14.General Echo 15.Mighty Diamonds 16.Barrington Levy 17.Ini Kamoze 18.Johnny Osbourne 19.Yellow Man 20.Glen Washington 21.Kojak & Lisa 22.Don Carlos 23.Bob Marley 24.Hugh Griffiths 25.Jimmy Cliff 26.Bunny Wailers 27.George Knooks 28.Brigadier Jerry 29.Freddie Mcgregor 30.Little John 31.Burning Spear 32.Carton Livingston
80s Reggae top riddims List
1. Love I Can Feel 2. Answer 3. Darker Shades 4. Far East 5. Fight Fight 6. Full Up 7. High Fashion 8. Hot Summer 9. Joe Frazer 10.Love In the House 11.Lovers Race 12.One Beer 13.Pretty Looks 14.Real Rock 15.Shanki Shak 16.Storm 17.Together 18.Two Year old 19.Uptown Top-ranking 20.Vanity 21.Worries In the Dance 22.Yo Yo
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