Stay up-to-date with all that's new at Dancehallreggaeworld, Click Here to subscribe for my updates and don't miss a thing!  

Who started dancehall music?

Who started the Dancehall music genre? Dancehall music was originated in the late 1970s to early 1980s. It is a subgenre of Reggae Music.


Dancehall music got its name from venues which Sound System used to play, these venues were also called a lawn.

Who started dancehall music? the answer is no one personally started dancehall music, it was started by Sound Systems in Jamaica.

A sound system consists of Turntables, huge speakers & boxes, Disc Jockeys, MCs and engineers.

The first sound system with him to create Dancehall Music was founded by Tom The Great Sebastian who was of Chinese/Jamaican nationality.

Comments for Who started dancehall music?

Average Rating starstarstarstarstar

Click here to add your own comments

Jun 20, 2020
Rating
starstarstarstarstar
Buru Banton NEW
by: Anonymous

Buru Banton 1976

Click here to add your own comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Dancehall Reggae Music Questions.

New! Talk to me
Was the information helpful? Something needs changing? I welcome your feedback here.

Great Articles You Might Have Missed

Please send us your Feedback, News, Photos, Press Releases, Music and/or Videos to our WhatsApp Number: 1-876-395-8008 or Email: info@dancehallreggaeworld.com

Not what you are looking for? Search the web for more Dancehall Reggae music information below...

Researched Information pages

Also connect with Dancehallreggaeworld.com on Social Media: 
Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | Youtube

Thank You!