Problematizing the Resurgence of Dancehall

Ri-Ri, Kartel, Patois, and the politics of language By Leah Ching, Editor-In-Chief “Dancehall turned the world into Jamaica”, wrote British journalist Rob Nash in 2008. “The sounds of Kingston’s dancehall craze revolutionized music and shaped the hits we listen to today.” Dancehall, often referred to Read More …