What is your opinion of American reggae music?

I wonder because we see Jamaican artists come to America but American reggae acts don't play in Jamaica. What do you think?

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Groundation, The Expanders, Slightly Stoopid, The Green, Mike Love…etc its a long list.

I thought that it would help Jamaica if the US and Jamaican artists came together to promote reggae music. I can’t stand SOJA.Worst band ever.

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In all honesty I don’t see that happening…as they are not Jamaican I do not think they would be widely accepted & more looked at like “culture vultures” even if their heart is within the the culture & music. Shit they can even make great music the vast majority of J’cans will not mess with it lol. You have your select few non-J’can (typically not American either) reggae artists that are always welcome to JA ex. Collie Buddz, Gentleman, Alborosie etc. Even in sound system culture JA welcomes the outsider but I feel that’s only bc they are playing dancehall/reggae music. Just my take.

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