Sometimes, and Reggae has done that fusing itself with hip hop but alot of older people do not like it and feel it ruins Reggae.
ALOT of the reason for the direction the music has taken is the extreme lack of instruments on the island due to prohibitive import duties. Computers are all they have.
Its been my experience that while Jamaican audiences are BRUTAL to outsiders, Jamaican musicians dont care and love to jam like the rest of us. They love the blues and old soul stuff in the hills on the west end.
THIS THREAD IS TWICE AS OLD AS "HAI GUYS" gotta love it
way OT ...but I had to jump in
spark it up mon