Explore the ability of reggae music to bring people together, inspire change, and promote unity. Explore the rich history and cultural relevance of this genre.
Reggae icon King Yellowman is 66 years old and boasts almost 5 decades of activity in the music industry. His story is well known. Today, Yellowman continues to celebrate overcoming many obstacles and he is still on top.
The mega hitmaker Mr Doo is back in the studio with his first project in many years. The project is the Mr Doo Riddim and hosts excellent songs by some of the music industry’s stalwarts such as Shaggy, Bounty Killer, Brian and Tony Gold, Rayvon, and many others. The return launched with stellar production and anticipation for what is next.
“One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.” – Bob Marley. Music goes far beyond entertainment. Listening to music can make you feel relaxed, and it is also used in medicine. Jamaica is ranked as the happiest country in the Caribbean, and we believe the music is a contributing factor.
We recently had the pleasure of sitting down with Abishai Hoilett of Bebble Rock Music and JARIA’s Reggae Month Committee. Abishai is an intelligent young man who represents a positive future for our culture. It’s always a pleasure to take part in Edutainment. Passing on knowledge is a great gift.