Dancehall has long been embedded with wide-ranging overtones that have made it one of the leading genres in Jamaica since the s. One topic that Dancehall has definitely shone a light on throughout its evolution is sex. Artists have never shied away from telling the naughty things that go on behind closed doors; in many cases, going into heavily explicit detail to get their points across. However, there are those songs that have been released along the way that, which being pretty clear about the theme, are also regarded as hits on radio, in sessions and bedrooms alike due to the cheeky metaphors, quality concepts and on point melodies without making everything overtly obvious. Inspired by this latest track, here is a list of the 10 greatest Dancehall songs about sex. But first, the honourable mentions:. Konshens — Stop Sign : Arguably the best song in Dancehall in , Konshens scored with this improvisational number, comparing sexual rendezvous with a girl to road signs and treasure hunts. Deejay of the Year type material indeed.
Yellowman – Zungguzungguguzungguzeng
Eek-A-Mouse – Rude Boy Jamaican
On video, however, he remains rebellious, wearing his Clarks with bandanas, white tees, and exposed tattoos, and without the Kangol hats and collared shirts of yesteryear. He even uses his co-performers as props. Minott never commented on these remakes of his hit. He left Jamaica for some time, after constant hostile interactions with local authorities. The Kingston-based Banton is the quintessential dancehall artist, with numerous hits ranging from fun-loving odes to females to more serious issues like political violence and safe sex. Banton is currently completing a year prison sentence for drug charges; his homecoming, scheduled for , is whispered about in Jamaica like the second coming. Dancehall dancers popped style over upbeat riddims from the early s through the early s. Currently, dance-specific dancehall records are few and far between.
“Clarks” [ft. Popcaan & Gaza Slim]
The Top 20 Dancehall Chart is a bi-weely listing of the top 20 songs that are current hits inside dancehalls, banquet halls, and popular on dancehall radio shows. Gunna BACK [ Toast - Koffee Congratulations to new Jamaican recording artist Koffee. Toast is about gratitude and upliftment, thanking God for life and what He has provided. Why toast material things; [ When I met her, I immediately knew she would be a star.
Reggae and dancehall music has seen a mixed year in There were a handful of hits in rotation but none with the longevity of some hits we saw in and A few of those hits even dominated the airwaves in In most of the biggest names in dancehall were noticeably absent from the airwaves including Bounty Killer, Aidonia, Beenie Man and more.