Reggae (Reference)

The reference list includes records that have been obtained and/or rated (in blue) as well as many other records that have been recommended from various sources.


The Abyssinians

Africa Unite [1981– ]

African Head Charge

Laurel Aitken

Dennis Alcapone (1947– )

Prince Alla

Lillian Allen

Roland Alphonso (1931–98)

Bob Andy

Horace Andy (1951– )

Aswad [1975– ]

Buju Banton (1973– )

Pato Banton (1961– )

Beenie Man (1972– )

Big Youth (1949– )

Black Uhuru [1977– ]

Yami Bolo

Cedella Marley Booker

Ken Boothe (1948– )

Bounty Killer (1972– )

Brigadier Jerry

Peter Broggs

Cedric Im Brooks (1943– )

Dennis Brown (1957–99)

Glen Brown

Burning Spear [1975– ]

Junior Byles (1948– )

Susan Cadogan (1951– )

Cornell Campbell (1945– )

Capleton (1967– )

Don Carlos

The Chantells [1977–1979]

Charlie Chaplin

Johnnie Clarke (1955– )

Jimmy Cliff (1948– )

Cocoa Tea (1959– )

The Congos [1977– ]

Hollie Cook (1987– )

Count Ossie (1926–76)

Creation Rebel

Culture [1977– ]

Desmond Dekker (1943– )

Chaka Demus and Pliers

Dillinger

Leonard Dillon (1942–2011)

Phyllis Dillon

Doctor Alimantado

Clement Coxsone Dodd

Mikey Dread

Don Drummond (1919– )

Dub Club

Dub Syndicate [1982– ]

Clint Eastwood

Clancy Eccles

Eek-A-Mouse

Elephant Man (1974– )

Alton Ellis

The Ethiopians

Dean Fraser (1957– )

Joe Gibbs (1945– )

Gowanus Reggae and Ska Society

Marcia Griffiths

Half Pint

Beres Hammond (1955– )

Derrick Harriott

Harry J All Stars [1969–1972]

Garrison Hawk

The Heptones

Joe Higgs (1940–99)

Justin Hinds

John Holt (1947– )

Keith Hudson (1946–84)

Winston Hussey

Ijahman

Impact All-Stars

Inner Circle [1974– ]

Tippa Irie

I-Roy (1949– )

Gregory Isaacs (1951– )

Israel Vibration [1978– ]

The Itals [1971– ]

Winston Jarrett

Linton Kwesi Johnson (1952– )

Jolly Boys

Jump with Joey

Ini Kamoze

King Jammy

King Tubby (1941–89)

Kotch [1988–1993]

Lady Saw (1972– )

Bunny Lee (1941– )

Byron Lee

Barrington Levy (1964– )

J.C. Lodge

Luciano

Macka-B

Mad Professor

Major Lazer

Bob Marley (1945–81)

Damian Marley

Ziggy Marley (1968– )

Larry Marshall

Matisyahu (1979– )

Tommy McCook (1932–98)

Freddie McGregor (1956– )

The Meditations [1976– ]

The Melodians

Ras Michael

Michigan and Smiley

Mighty Diamonds [1976– ]

Jacob Miller (1919– )

Sugar Minott (1956– )

Jackie Mittoo (1948–90)

Derrick Morgan (1940– )

Pablo Moses (1953– )

Judy Mowatt

Hugh Mundell (1962–83)

Junior Murvin (1949–2013)

Mutabaruka

Niney the Observer

Johnny Osbourne

Augustus Pablo (1954–99)

The Paragons

Frankie Paul (1965– )

Sean Paul

Lee Scratch Perry (1936– )

Popcaan

Maxi Priest (1962– )

Prince Buster (1938– )

Prince Far I (1944–83)

Prince Polo

Protoje

Ernest Ranglin

Shabba Ranks (1966– )

Rebel MC (1965– )

Duke Reid

Junior Reid

Max Romeo (1944– )

Roots Radics [1982– ]

Michael Rose (1957– )

Sanchez (1967– )

Scientist (1960– )

Shaggy

Shinehead

Leroy Sibbles (1949– )

Garnett Silk (1970–94)

SK Simeon

Sizzla (1976– )

The Skatalites

Sly and Robbie [1978– ]

Leroy Smart (1952– )

Slim Smith (1948–73)

Steel Pulse [1975– ]

Steely and Clevie

Super Cat

Taxi Gang

The Techniques [1964–1966]

The Tennors

Terror Fabulous

Third World [1973– ]

Shelly Thunder

Ticklah

Toots and the Maytals [1962– ]

Andrew Tosh

Peter Tosh (1944–87)

Twinkle Brothers

UB40 [1980– ]

The Upsetters [1969– ]

U-Roy (1942– )

Bunny Wailer (1947– )

Wailing Souls

Willi Williams

Delroy Wilson (1948–95)

Yabby You (1950–2010)

Yellowman

Tapper Zukie (1955– )

Various Artists


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