Monday, July 23, 2007

Riddim Top Ten

Lovers-rock vocalist Richie Davis

Umoja Soundsystem

Top Ten Riddims

A list of the current reggae riddims being spun at our clubs and events right now!

1. Majestic (Pleasure Beat) Luciano's "Throw Down Your Arms"!
2. Overstanding (Pow Pow) Check Anthony B's "Road of Life"
3. M-16 (Penthouse) Original Channel One riddim
4. Stop The Fighting (Penthouse) Tony Rebel, Anthony Cruz, etc
5. Jamdown (Dangerzone) Jah Cure's "Sticky" tops the charts
6. Rocking Time (Irie Ites) Burning Spear riddim
7. Oneness (Oneness) One-drop with Alborosie's "Right Or Wrong"
8. Rise Up (Rebel Cuts) Brilliant Michael Rose tune on this.
9. Warrior Charge (Cousins) The great Aswad version is back!
10. Tears (Arrows) Rub-a-dub-style one-drop.

Big tune alert: Alborosie "Kingston Town" (Forward) Could be this summer's "Come Around."

Lovers Rock Gem: Richie Davis "Since We Broke Up" (Peckings) Takes you back to the blues party days, Studio One and Treasure Isle style vocal.