Dancehall musicians

Posted Oct 26, 2009
463 views · 1 comment · Like
The list "Dancehall musicians" has been viewed 464 times.
This list has 1 sub-list and 122 members.

  1. Dancehall singers

    Dancehall singers

     - 2 members
    3 views

    show more

« Previous | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | Next »
  1. Rihanna
    #1

    Rihanna

    4,706,215 views

    Robyn Rihanna Fenty (/riˈænə/ ree-AN), (born February 20, 1988) is a Barbadian singer and songwriter. Born in Saint Michael and raised in Bridgetown, she first entered the music industry by recording demo tapes under the direction of record producer Evan Rogers in 2003. She ultimately signed a recording contract with Def Jam Recordings after auditioning for its then-president, hip-hop producer and rapper Jay Z. Rihanna's first two studio albums Music of the Sun (2005) and A Girl Like Me (2006) charted on the top 10 of the U.S. Billboard 200 and respectively produced the singles "Pon de Replay" and "SOS".


  2. Vybz Kartel
    #2

    Vybz Kartel

    248,824 views

    Adidja Azim Palmer (born 7 January 1976) better known as Vybz Kartel, is a Jamaican dancehall reggae artist, songwriter and businessman. Some of his singles include "Clarks", "Ramping Shop", "Poor People Land", "Tell You Say", "Summertime", "Dancehall Hero" "Like Christmas" and Major Lazer collab "Pon De Floor".


  3. Sean Paul
    #3

    Sean Paul

    230,465 views

    Sean Paul Ryan Francis Henriques (born 8 January 1973), known by his stage name Sean Paul, is a Jamaican dancehall rapper, musician, singer, producer and actor.


  4. Shaggy
    #4

    Shaggy

    149,589 views

    Orville Richard Burrell CD (born October 22, 1968, Kingston), best known by his stage name Shaggy, is a Jamaican-Canadian reggae fusion singer and deejay. He is best known for his hit singles "Boombastic", "It Wasn't Me", "Hey Sexy Lady", and "Angel". He is said to have taken his stage name from his shaggy hair. He is also known in Canada as "Manitoba's First Son."


  5. Buju Banton
    #5

    Buju Banton

    38,781 views

    Buju Banton (born Mark Anthony Myrie 15 July 1973) is a Jamaican dancehall, ragga, and reggae musician. Banton has recorded pop and dance songs, as well as songs dealing with sociopolitical topics.


  6. Beenie Man
    #6

    Beenie Man

    37,754 views

    Anthony Moses Davis (born 22 August 1973), better known by his stage name Beenie Man, is a Grammy award-winning Jamaican reggae artist. He is referred to as the world's "King of Dancehall".


  7. Sizzla
    #7

    Sizzla

    31,705 views

    Sizzla Kalonji, or simply Sizzla (born Miguel Orlando Collins, 17 April 1976, Kingston, Jamaica) is a reggae musician. He is one of the most commercially and critically successful contemporary reggae artists and is noted for his high number of releases. As of 2014 he has released over 70 solo albums.


  8. Lady Saw
    #8

    Lady Saw

    28,480 views

    Marion Hall (born 12 July 1972), better known as Lady Saw, is a Jamaican reggae singer.


  9. Mr. Vegas
    #9

    Mr. Vegas

    17,410 views

    Clifford Smith (born 1974), better known as Mr. Vegas, is a Jamaican dancehall musician.


  10. Elephant Man
    #10

    Elephant Man

    18,905 views

    O'Neil Bryan (born 11 September 1975), better known by his stage name Elephant Man, is a Jamaican dancehall musician.


  11. Mavado
    #11

    Mavado

    18,320 views

    David Constantine Brooks (born 30 November 1981), better known by his stage name Mavado, is a Jamaican singer.


  12. Tanya Stephens
    #12

    Tanya Stephens

    13,002 views

    Tanya Stephens, (born 2 July 1973 in St. Mary, Jamaica, as Vivienne Tanya Stephenson) is an influential reggae artist who emerged in the late 1990s. Stephens is most known for her hits "Yuh Nuh Ready Fi Dis Yet" — the single was later featured on the Reggae Gold 1997 compilation album — and "It's a Pity", for which Tanya achieved international recognition. She and business partner Andrew Henton have together co-founded Tarantula Records.


  13. Capleton
    #13

    Capleton

    14,577 views

    Capleton (born Clifton George Bailey III, 13 April 1967, Saint Mary, Jamaica) is a Jamaican reggae and dancehall artist. He is also referred to as King Shango, King David, The Fireman and The Prophet. His record label is called David House Productions. He is known for his Rastafari movement views expressed in his songs.


  14. Spragga Benz
    #14

    Spragga Benz

    14,729 views

    Carlton Errington Grant (born 30 May 1969), better known as Spragga Benz, is a Jamaican dancehall deejay.


  15. Bounty Killer
    #15

    Bounty Killer

    11,013 views

    Bounty Killer (born Rodney Price; 12 June 1972; Kingston, Jamaica) is a Jamaican reggae and dancehall deejay. Allmusic describes him as having been "one of the most aggressive dancehall stars of the '90s, a street-tough rude boy with an unrepentant flair for gun talk". He is the founder of a dancehall collective known as The Alliance with deejay Mavado.


  16. Busy Signal
    #16

    Busy Signal

    11,854 views

    Glendale Goshia Gordon (born 24 January 1982), better known by his stage name Busy Signal, is a Jamaican dancehall reggae artist.


  17. Collie Buddz
    #17

    Collie Buddz

    6,677 views

    Collie Buddz (born Colin Patrick Harper, August 21, 1984) is an American/Bermudian reggae artist best known for his single "Come Around". Although born in New Orleans, Louisiana, he was raised in Bermuda. He studied audio engineering at Full Sail University in Orlando, FL. He performed on Shaggy's 2007 album Intoxication on the track "Mad Mad World". In 2008, he performed the song "SOS" on WWE The Music, Vol. 8 as the entrance theme for wrestler Kofi Kingston. He also appeared in a 2009 remix of Kid Cudi's single "Day 'n' Nite". His name is based on slang for cannabis, and he has been photographed flaunting a device commonly used for its consumption. He launched his own record label 'Harper Digital.' Buddz has built an extensive touring machine, selling out venues across the US and worldwide. In 2013, he was a featured act with Rebelution, Matisyahu and Zion I on the Good Vibes tour. Buddz' festival appearances include Lollapalooza, Outside Lands, Summer Jam, Reggae on the Rocks, California Roots Festival, UCLA JazzReggae, Seattle City Arts festival, and the Marley Family's 9 Mile Music Festival, among others.


  18. Wayne Wonder
    #18

    Wayne Wonder

    6,170 views

    Wayne Wonder (born Von Wayne Charles, 26 July 1972) is a Jamaican reggae fusion (specifically reggae/R&B) artist. While his early recordings were dancehall and reggae, he later moved towards hip hop and rap. His only popular single is No Letting Go, which actually just missed the top ten in 2003.


  19. Barrington Levy
    #19

    Barrington Levy

    4,527 views

    Barrington Ainsworth Levy (born 30 April 1964) is a Jamaican reggae and dancehall artist.


  20. T.O.K.
    #20

    T.O.K.

    3,831 views

    T.O.K. were a dancehall group from Kingston, Jamaica. The group consisted of Alistaire "Alex" McCalla, Roshaun "Bay-C" Clarke, Craig "Craigy T" Thompson, and Xavier "Flexx" Davidson. They were best known for such hits as "Footprints", "Gal You Ah Lead", "Chi Chi Man", "Eagles Cry", "Guardian Angel", "Money 2 Burn", "She's Hot", "Hey Ladies", "The Voice" and "I Believe". They started their band in 1996.


  21. Mad Cobra
    #21

    Mad Cobra

    3,837 views

    Ewart Everton Brown (born 31 March 1968), better known by his stage name of Mad Cobra or simply Cobra is a Jamaican reggae musician.


  22. Yellowman
    #22

    Yellowman

    3,964 views

    Wikipedia is hosted by the Wikimedia Foundation, a non-profit organization that also hosts a range of other projects:


  23. Demarco (artist)
    #23

    Demarco (artist)

    4,859 views

    Collin Demar Edwards (born 1982), better known by his stage name Demarco, is a Jamaican dancehall and reggae artist.


  24. Red Rat
    #24

    Red Rat

    3,100 views

    Wallace Wilson (born 17 January 1978), better known by the stage name Red Rat, is a Jamaican dancehall reggae recording and performing artist. He was born in Saint Ann's Bay, Saint Ann Parish, Jamaica. He is known for his up-beat music, comical style, and signature catch phrase "Oh, No!".


  25. Charlie Chaplin (singer)
    #25

    Charlie Chaplin (singer)

    2,137 views

    Wikipedia is hosted by the Wikimedia Foundation, a non-profit organization that also hosts a range of other projects:


« Previous | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | Next »


Desktop | Mobile
This website is part of the FamousFix entertainment community. By continuing past this page, and by your continued use of this site, you agree to be bound by and abide by the Terms of Use. Loaded in 0.34 secs.
Terms of Use  |  Copyright  |  Privacy
Copyright 2006-2016, FamousFix