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The Influence of Reggae (Revisited)
How has reggae music has affected the whole world?
During this episode, we touched on the following:
Bob Marley was one of the most influential people ever.
The many genres that stemmed from Jamaican music including EDM, Reggaeton, and Hip Hop.
Many new reggae fans globally in the period from 1970 - 2000.
Indigenous reggae markets and sound system scenes globally.
Dancehall choreography transported all over the world.
Producers and artists sampling and covering reggae/dancehall.
Rastafarian culture has permeated the world and been appropriated.
Reggae is both the catalyst and the soundtrack for movements of social change.
One of the only genres that can be spiritual, political, and entertaining at the same time.
The important traditions of teaching and empowerment through reggae lyrics.
And there is so much more or as Bob Marley said "So much things to say..."