Zj Dj Liquid won International Dancehall Selector for the Year 2011
Popular radio personality and selector-turned-artiste DJ Liquid was presented the International Dancehall Selector of the Year (2011) at the fourth annual South Florida Reggae and Dancehall Awards in the United States recently.
DJ Liquid, whose real name is Michael Brissett, received the award after performing a number of his hit songs at the awards show.
He, along with reggae artiste Protoje, recently returned from Dubai where he played music on urban station, Radio 1.
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,"