dancehall

Nightlife

Dancehall Is Fighting to Protect – and Copyright – Its Dance Moves

The dance moves you might break out at Notting Hill Carnival this weekend are at the centre of an increasingly urgent debate about cultural copyright.
Hannah Moore
8.24.19
Features

Spice Can Take A Likkle Heat

The dancehall superstar premieres her new video “Cool It,” and discusses the ups and downs of being the 'Queen of Dancehall.'
Sharine Taylor
1.14.19
Interviews

Vanessa Bling Has Endured, Now She Wants to Shine

The rising artist talks about her long road as Vybz Kartel's protege to finding herself on new EP 'Still Standing.'
Sharine Taylor
10.19.18
Interview

The Blaze Explore Humanity with Some of the Best Videos You’ve Seen

We went to Paris to speak to the electronic duo about their new visual “Queens” and how they came to make such vivid art together.
Ryan Bassil
9.4.18
Interviews

HoodCelebrityy Is Working Her Ass Off to Add to Dancehall's Rich Legacy

The Jamaica-born, New York-based artist is breaking all the rules on her latest EP, ‘Inna Real Life.’
Kristin Corry
9.3.18
Features

In Pursuit of Popcaan

Four days in Jamaica chasing down Popcaan, the dancehall superstar eyeing a global takeover.
Lawrence Burney
8.6.18
New music

Popcaan's "Wine For Me" Is Destined for Anthem Status

The dancehall superstar debuted the single with Zane Lowe on Beats 1 today.
Lawrence Burney
6.26.18
New music

Popcaan Saves the Summer and Announces His Sophomore Album, 'Forever'

The dancehall star shared a new single "Body So Good" ahead of the release.
Lawrence Burney
5.14.18
Premieres

Spenda C and Miss Blanks' New Track is a Dancehall Rager

Spenda C links up with one of Australia's most promising new MCs on the colossal stomper "My Type," which we're premiering today.
Shaad D’Souza
4.12.18
Premieres

HoodCelebrityy's "Walking Trophy" Is a Party for Influencers, Minus Instagram

The New York-based rapper premieres the video for her new single that carries a Kanye-level confidence.
Kristin Corry
2.14.18
New music

Behold, a Golden New Version of J Hus' "Bouff Daddy" Featuring Popcaan

It's an aural Vitamin D shot.
Lauren O'Neill
12.18.17
Premieres

Equal and Gyptian's "Contact High" Is Full of Chill and Also Warmth

The NYC producer and the dancehall singer keep things calm amidst the storm.
Phil Witmer
12.12.17
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