BOOK: The Passion of Reggae and African Music - Drumming and dancing have been part of Africa's culture for ages as ceremonial activities initiated by the ancestors to appease the gods.
Unwillingly stolen away from Africa to the Caribbean, African music and
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Shenseea Claims "Princess Of Dancehall" Critics Hits Back
Dancehall artiste Shenseea yesterday claimed her spot among the
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Rygin King said Alkaline Not On his Level
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Rygin King ready to take dancehall throne - He has been racking up hit after hit in recent times. His songs, 'Things
Go Change' and 'How Me Grow', have been creating a buzz on the local
scene, igniting the dancehall space and has helped to cement the
up-and-coming artiste's place on 'the ones to watch out for' list.
His name is Rygin King, and while he may be fairly new to the
industry, the artiste believes he is dancehall's next 'rising king'.
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