Jamaican Music

Our Picks: Top 10 Reggae Songs of All Time

Buju Banton Reggae Artist

Here are our picks of the top 10 reggae songs of all times based on lyrical content, song popularity and world market penetration. Any list of top reggae songs could be exhaustive and filled with songs by Bob Marley, so we have compiled a list of our top 10.  Be sure to add your favorites to this list. During the year leading up to Jamaica’s 50th Independence on August 6, 2012, each week we’ll be compiling a list of things celebrating Jamaican foods, music, culture, people and more.

Here are our picks of Top 10 Reggae Songs of All Time:


One Love – Bob Marley


She’s Royal – Tarrus Riley

96 Degrees in the Shade – Third World

Stir It Up – Bob Marley & the Wailers

Rockaway – Beres Hammond

Revolution – Dennis Brown

The Harder They Come – Jimmy Cliff

Wanna Be Loved – Buju Banton

One Blood – Junior Reid

Guess Who’s Comming To Dinner – Black Uhuru

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Xavier Murphy