Posts Tagged with "Lee Scratch Perry"

2015 Grammy Noms: Reggae Category

Saturday, December 6, 2014

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2015 Grammy Noms: Reggae Category

The 2015 Grammy nominations are out!  Here are some factoids as well as the nominees: 1985: Black Uhuru received the first-ever Reggae Grammy Award. 1992: The name of the award was changed to Best Reggae Album. 2002: Awards were frequently presented to the engineers, mixers, and/or producers in addition to the performing artistes. 2010: Eligible works are […]

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Reggae gone ‘Grand Theft Auto V’

Saturday, September 21, 2013

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Reggae gone ‘Grand Theft Auto V’

Fourteen tracks spanning the early 1970s to 2012 are featured on Blue Ark FM, the reggae/dancehall radio station in the hotly anticipated, mega-selling video game Grand Theft Auto V. Hosted by eccentric reggae genius Lee “Scratch” Perry, the station’s formidable playlist includes tracks from Perry himself, Dennis Brown, Yellowman, Gregory Isaacs, Chronixx, Protoje, Konshens and […]

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