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I Octane – Weh We Have Over Dem (Remix) ft. Stonebwoy [Song]

November 22, 2015 by


A collaboration between JAMAICA and GHANA..I OCTANE teams up with STONEBWOY on “WEH WE HAV OVER DEM”.

Five Steez – Welcome [Video]

September 26, 2014 by


Independent artist, Five Steez, has released the new music video for his latest single, ‘Welcome’, from his upcoming digital EP, ‘These Kingston Times’. The video, directed by Nathan Cowan of Caribbean Films in association with Bubbla G, Rocket Media and The Talent Inc, shows Five Steez traversing the streets of Kingston, Jamaica, beginning in Trench […]

‘Da’ What is Hip Hop? – Five Steez [Editorial]

July 29, 2013 by


We have taken you to New York, “the Birth place of hip hop”, a few times for ‘Da’ What is Hip Hop? but now we are taking you to where the founders of hip hop got their ideas! Jamaica.  If hip hop was born in New York, it was conceived in Jamaica.  Five Steez is […]

Reggae, Hip Hop, and Black Nationalism

March 11, 2010 by


The following is a paper I wrote for a class I’m taking on rhetoric and music. It’s very different from most of what you’ve seen on Da What in terms of content, length, and especially style. I decided to share it with you all anyways. It will give you a little bit of a history […]