5 of the best Afrobeats mixtapes from 2014! Hits, hits and more hits!
The following are sets from Dancehall star Gyptian, Reggae legend “Mr. Singy” Tarrus Riley, “Living in Love” and “Can’t Satisfy Her” singer I-Wayne and Zimbabwean musician Oliver Mtukudzi. These sessions make it easy to appreciate songs in their most raw form and see these artists in a different light. I often found myself unintentionally smiling while watching/listening to these sets, hopefully the same will happen to you.
John Holt has passed away October 19, 2014.We leave you with one of his best known tracks, the politically charged ganja anthem “Police in Helicopter”.
Today would have been the great Peter Tosh’s 70th birthday. Here’s Peter Tosh performing and skankin to the riddim of one of our favorite tracks, “Johnny B. Goode”. Enjoy.
To keep you up to date on a weekly basis, LoveDancehall is starting a weekly Top 5 Chart. Check in every Friday to find out which Dancehall, Reggae, and Afrobeats tracks were the soundtrack to the week.
So last week BBC 1Xtra’s team of DJ’s traveled down to the land of sunshine and reggae to film a special feature, and maybe special doesn’t do the feature justice. […]
Although not the latest of tracks, definitively one of the greatest to come out of Nigeria last year (2013). For that reason, it deserves a mention. Blackmagic, one member of […]
LoveDancehall has been on hiatus for a few months, but that doesn’t mean we haven’t been listening! Here are a few of the best, must have, big big big mixtapes […]