Radio Station Format Definition: Carribean
Reggae/Caribbean: These stations feature reggae and Caribbean music,
from Jamaica where reggae originated, and from the rest of the world
where it has spread. They play selections from many of the original
great artists, as well as contemporary bands and artists who continue
to carry the legacy.
These stations usually incorporate the different
popular sub-genres of reggae such as ska,
rocksteady, dub, and dancehall.
Typical artists heard on these stations include:
Bob Marley, Burning Spear, Bunny Wailer, Lee "Scratch" Perry,
Culture, Cobra, Desmond Dekker.
See also: Ethnic, Tropical