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Sean Paul - 100% match to Shaggy

Genres: Reggae
Decades Active: 2000s
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Rayvon - 66% match to Shaggy

Genres: Reggae
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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b Bruce Brewster. Rayvon is widely considered to be Shaggy’s sparring partner, first gaining prominence on the DJ’s ‘Big Up’, which topped the New York reggae chart in 1992. Rayvon has in fact been involved in the New York reggae scene for a number of years and is considered a veteran. His recordings with Shaggy included the adroit jazzy hit ‘Nice And L Read more

Inner Circle - 46% match to Shaggy

Genres: Reggae
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Inner Circle first emerged in the early 70s playing gigs at holiday hotels in Jamaica. The group comprised brothers Ian and Roger Lewis (guitars) and three future members of Third World, Stephen ‘Cat’ Coore (6 April 1950, Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies), Richard Daley and Michael ‘Ibo’ Cooper. As Third World reassembled, the Lewis brothers recruited drumm Read more

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Buju Banton - 40% match to Shaggy

Genres: Reggae
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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Mark Anthony Myrie, 15 July 1973, Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies. Banton was raised in Denham Town and began to learn the craft of the DJ at the age of 13 with the Rambo Mango and Sweet Love sound systems. The name Buju, meaning breadfruit, was given to him by his mother when he was a baby because of his chubbiness. DJ Clement Irie introduced him to Robert Ffrench, who produ Read more

Akon - 37% match to Shaggy

Genres: R&B / Soul Urban & Rap
Decades Active: 2000s
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Aliaune Thiam, 14 October 1981, Dakar, Senegal. The son of jazz percussionist Mor Thiam, Akon spent his early years in the west African country of Senegal before his family returned to the USA and settled in New Jersey. His parents relocated to Atlanta while he was still at high school, leaving the youngster to make the most of his freedom by running into trouble with the la Read more

Mr. Vegas - 37% match to Shaggy

Genres: Reggae
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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Clifford Smith, 1975, St. Andrew, Jamaica, West Indies. Smith spent his adolescence nurturing his soccer skills, and his tackling proficiency led to the nickname of Vegas, a reference to the twisting skills of the go-go dancers at the local Las Vegas Club. Smith began his musical career in 1986 when he visited a recording studio in Kingston. His recording career was put on h Read more

Sizzla - 37% match to Shaggy

Genres: Reggae
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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Miguel Orlando Collins, 17 April 1977, Jamaica, West Indies. Sizzla served his musical apprenticeship on the Caveman Hi-Fi sound system, and in 1995 he released his debut through Zagalou before joining the Firehouse crew. He released a number of singles in Jamaica, notably ‘Judgement Morning’, ‘Lifes Road’, ‘Blaspheme’ and a combination with Sha Read more

Alborosie - 36% match to Shaggy

Genres: Reggae
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Anthony B - 34% match to Shaggy

Genres: Reggae
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Junior Kelly - 34% match to Shaggy

Genres: Reggae
Decades Active: 2000s
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Keith Morgan, 23 September 1969, Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies. Morgan was educated at St. Catherine High School and through peer pressure inherited his brother Jim’s musical legacy. Morgan was the brother of the late DJ, Jim Kelly, whose dancehall prominence opened a few doors for his younger sibling. In 1985, his elder brother took Morgan to his favourite studio wher Read more

Bounty Killer - 31% match to Shaggy

Genres: Reggae
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Capleton - 27% match to Shaggy

Genres: Reggae
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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Clifton George Bailey III, 13 April 1967, Islington, St. Mary, Jamaica, West Indies. Bailey earned his future stage name by virtue of his sharp reasoning skills, which led his friends to name him after a lawyer in his home town. By 1994, Capleton’s work for the African Star label had led to him being regarded as one of the most innovative cultural DJs of his generation. Read more

Maxi Priest - 24% match to Shaggy

Genres: Pop / Rock Reggae
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Max Alfred Elliott, 10 June 1962, Lewisham, London, England. Former carpenter Maxi Priest established himself as a hugely successful crossover reggae artist in the late 80s. Named by his mother after her fondness for Max Bygraves, Elliott took his new name upon his conversion to Rastafarianism (from Priest Levi, one of the figureheads of the 12 tribes of Israel). He made his Read more

Wyclef Jean - 22% match to Shaggy

Genres: R&B / Soul Urban & Rap
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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Nelust Wyclef Jean, 17 October 1972, Croix-des-Bouquets, Haiti. Despite the Fugees becoming the biggest rap crossover success of the 90s thanks to the multi-platinum worldwide success of The Score, lead rapper Wyclef Jean still found time to release a solo album in 1997. Long regarded as the production mastermind behind the Fugees’ intoxicating blend of rap, soul and Ha Read more

Jah Cure - 21% match to Shaggy

Genres: Reggae
Decades Active: 2000s
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Sicature Alcock, 1980, St. James, Jamaica, West Indies. Jah Cure emerged in 1997 as a roots and culture singer. He joined Beres Hammond’s Harmony House crew where he was asked to record in combination with Sizzla. The result of this session culminated in the release of the internationally successful, ‘King Of The Jungle’. He followed his debut with ‘Divid Read more


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