WHAT IS REGGAE MUSIC? <ul><li>Reggae was first developed in Jamaica the late 1960s. </li></ul><ul><li>Reggae is based on a rhythmic style characterized by accents on the off- beat, known as the skank. Reggae is normally slower than both ska and rock steady. </li></ul><ul><li>Reggae has changed over time and now the genre has become more diverse as the target market has changed over time. </li></ul>
HISTORY OF REGGAE MUSIC <ul><li>Reggae developed from ska, mento and R&B music in the 1960s. </li></ul><ul><li>Early 1968 was when the first genuine reggae records were released: "Nanny Goat" by Larry Mashal. </li></ul><ul><li>Bob Marley and Peter tosh - 1963 and produced iconic songs like Buffalo solider. </li></ul><ul><li>In 1960,reggae relocated to England in 1962, where he continued to promote Jamaican music. </li></ul><ul><li>1970 - "Golden Age of Reggae" corresponds roughly to tell the story of life </li></ul><ul><li>In the second half of the 1970s, the UK punk rock scene was starting to form, and reggae was a notable influence. </li></ul>
BOB MARLEY - BUFFALO SOLIDER <ul><li>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uMUQMSXLlHM </li></ul>
CURRENT OF REGGAE <ul><li>Influences of dancehall came in after 1970 ’ s. </li></ul><ul><li>Themes of social injustice, repatriation and the Rastafarian movement were overtaken by lyrics about dancing, violence, and sexuality. </li></ul><ul><li>Popular artists are collie buds, junior reid, movado, vybez kartel and munga. </li></ul><ul><li>However there are artists that neglect this type of movement and use humorous factors. Artists include eco-mouse and yellowman. </li></ul>
Voyeurism <ul><li>Reggae has a big impact on voyeurism and may sexual references. Conventional songs would consist of references to sex, drugs and crime culture. </li></ul><ul><li>However, this is more of a current aspect as back in the 80’s the reggae genre would be about culture and every day life that they face. </li></ul><ul><li>Voyeurism is now conventional and the audience expect there to be this included in the video to satisfy there needs. </li></ul>
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