Bryan Art thinks that Reggae from Jamaica is in trouble!
n an interview with MJMagazine, Jamaican Reggae recording artist and guitarist, Bryan Art says he agrees with statements being made hat Reggae from Jamaica is in trouble.
Having released his self titled album in April of last year, and experiencing difficulties in getting radio promotion on the island, Bryan said "I tend to agree with the consistent chatter that reggae from Jamaica is in trouble”, when asked by MJMagazine what he thinks about the current state of Reggae music. He also compared the payola problem artists are facing today to the days of Dennis Brown and Garnet Silk.
DANCEHALL MUSIC - Dancehall
is a genre of Jamaican popular music that originated in the late 1970s.
Initially dancehall was a more sparse version of reggae than the roots
style, which had dominated much of the 1970s.
REGGAE MUSIC - Reggae
is a music genre that originated in Jamaica in the late 1960s. The term
also denotes the modern popular music of Jamaica and its diaspora. A
1968 single by Toots and the Maytals "Do the Reggay" was the first popular song to use the word "reggae,"