Reggae


The Abyssinians

Africa Unite [1981– ]

African Head Charge

Dennis Alcapone (1947– )

Roland Alphonso (1931–98)

Horace Andy (1951– )

Aswad [1975– ]

Buju Banton (1973– )

Pato Banton (1961– )

Big Youth (1949– )

Black Uhuru [1977– ]

Ken Boothe (1948– )

Cedric Im Brooks (1943– )

Dennis Brown (1957–99)

Burning Spear [1975– ]

Junior Byles (1948– )

Susan Cadogan (1951– )

Cornell Campbell (1945– )

The Chantells [1977–1979]

Jimmy Cliff (1948– )

The Congos [1977– ]

Hollie Cook (1987– )

Count Ossie (1926–76)

Culture [1977– ]

Desmond Dekker (1943– )

Dillinger

Leonard Dillon (1942–2011)

Dub Club

Dub Syndicate [1982– ]

Clint Eastwood

Eek-A-Mouse

The Ethiopians

Gowanus Reggae and Ska Society

Harry J All Stars [1969–1972]

The Heptones

Joe Higgs (1940–99)

John Holt (1947– )

Winston Hussey

Ijahman

Inner Circle [1974– ]

I-Roy (1949– )

Gregory Isaacs (1951– )

Israel Vibration [1978– ]

Linton Kwesi Johnson (1952– )

Jump with Joey

Ini Kamoze

King Tubby (1941–89)

Lady Saw (1972– )

Barrington Levy (1964– )

Luciano

Macka-B

Major Lazer

Bob Marley (1945–81)

Damian Marley

Matisyahu (1979– )

Tommy McCook (1932–98)

Freddie McGregor (1956– )

The Melodians

Ras Michael

Sugar Minott (1956– )

Jackie Mittoo (1948–90)

Derrick Morgan (1940– )

Pablo Moses (1953– )

Junior Murvin (1949–2013)

Mutabaruka

Niney the Observer

Augustus Pablo (1954–99)

Lee Scratch Perry (1936– )

Popcaan

Prince Far I (1944–83)

Prince Polo

Protoje

Ernest Ranglin

Shabba Ranks (1966– )

Rebel MC (1965– )

Max Romeo (1944– )

Shaggy

Shinehead

SK Simeon

Sizzla (1976– )

The Skatalites

Sly and Robbie [1978– ]

Leroy Smart (1952– )

Steel Pulse [1975– ]

Steely and Clevie

Third World [1973– ]

Shelly Thunder

Ticklah

Toots and the Maytals [1962– ]

Peter Tosh (1944–87)

UB40 [1980– ]

U-Roy (1942– )

Bunny Wailer (1947– )

Willi Williams

Delroy Wilson (1948–95)

Yabby You (1950–2010)

Yellowman

Various Artists


Introduction