what one dance can do - beres hammond.
Posts tagged jamaica.
Sweet Sweet Jamaica - 50th Independence song
Because I’m having “Bolt” fever from the Olympics and because I havent been to Jamaica in 5 years!
Electric Boogie - Marcia Griffiths
Marcia is one of my favorite Jamaican musicians. She also did ” I shall sing” but this was one of her most popular outside of the work she did with the I-Threes and Bob Marley.
When you play this on a sunday in jamaica, or at a family gathering ( families are usually large) everyone from Gramps to little kids start grooving!
Close to you - Maxi Priest
Every time I listen to Maxi Priest it brings back such found memories from my childhood. I had a huge crush on him - I think it was his smile :) He voice is so sexy.
You can get it if you really want - Jimmy Cliff
Another ska classic - ” you can get it if you really want, but you must try, try and try, you’ll succeed at last”