Browsing All posts tagged under »Reggae«

Eddie Murphy – Wonna Deez Nites ft. Beenie Man [Song] + Reggae Gold 2015 [Mix]

July 19, 2015 by


Eddie Murphy’s affinity for reggae music continues. The iconic actor, comedian and singer unveils his second song of the year “Wonna Deez Nites” featuring Jamaican dancehall icon Beenie Man. The single will be released on June 30, 2015 on VPAL Music (VP Records’ subsidiary label and distribution arm) and is available for pre-order now.

DJ Mickey Knox- Champoin Sounds [Mixtape]

November 6, 2014 by


Some of your favorite Reggae tracks mixed to perfection. Bump this at your next house party/ bbq or in the whip, defenitely a good time.

‘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 […]

Iamani I. Ameni

April 30, 2013 by


[youtube] Last September I shared a little bit about a project happening at Stanford to support musicians at the university. Iamani I Ameni is a talented reggae artist coming out of this program. Check out the video above to hear his authentic sound as well as some story telling illustrating his inspiration.

Snoop Lion – La La La (Video)

November 1, 2012 by


[youtube]   “My mom stopped to draw on her iPhone if you knew Katy Perry.”

Max Tannone Dub Remixes

September 25, 2010 by


I can’t really tell you anything about Max Tannone other than he’s a producer from New York City with some dirty dub remixes. I just stumbled on these and I can’t stop listening. His two projects Mos Dub and Dub Kweli are both incredible and I highly recommend you get on those free downloads ASAP. 

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 […]