Top Reggae Quotes

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Favorite Reggae Quotes

1. "I'm the renegade of funk. I've made house, techno, rock, funk, reggae... That's why I've been on so many different labels."
Author: Afrika Bambaataa
2. "All music is dance music. But when people think of dance music, they think of techno or just house. Anything you can dance to is dance music. I don't care if it's classical, funk, salsa, reggae, calypso; it's all dance music."
Author: Afrika Bambaataa
3. "I'm a fan of all these genres of music, everything from Mumford & Sons to Beach Boys to doo-wop music to reggae."
Author: B.o.B
4. "I love a lot of reggae, but I've never had the opportunity to play with any reggae guys."
Author: Billy Sheehan
5. "Reggae is my heart ?reggae is my soul"
Author: Bob Marley
6. "In Hawaii, some of the biggest radio stations are reggae. The local bands are heavily influenced by Bob Marley."
Author: Bruno Mars
7. "Bob Marley is a huge influence. I love reggae music, but I also love the purpose of the songs he writes and the style of the music - it takes your worries away and makes you feel good, and I think that's what music is about."
Author: Colbie Caillat
8. "In certain ways I still feel like I'm finding my way. I feel pretty comfortable playing acoustic guitar and singing, but then I feel pretty good sitting on a reggae groove as well."
Author: Colin Hay
9. "Everybody just lets the media do their thinking for them... that's why you'll never hear any reggae on the radio!"
Author: Daniel Clowes
10. "I'm not a big reggae dude. I have maybe two other reggae albums."
Author: Dave Willis
11. "Before long, everyone was giving him answers, and feeling a little superior, because it was really remarkable the number of things Chrestomanci seemed not to know. He had heard of Hitler, though he asked Brian to refresh his memory about him, but he had only the haziest notion about Gandhi or Einstein, and he had never heard of Walt Disney or reggae."
Author: Diana Wynne Jones
12. "Dub and reggae... I play that a lot around the house."
Author: Gavin Rossdale
13. "I can put a hip-hop beat to reggae. That is, I can have real reggae in the drums and in the rhythm, and on top of it I can put The Rolling Stones' feeling, anyone's feeling on top. Nobody has ever done this before, man."
Author: Ike Turner
14. "I love good rock'n'roll, blues and jazz, gospel, and a little reggae."
Author: Jerry Hall
15. "I love most melodic music - classical, reggae, big band, jazz, blues, country, pop, swing, folk."
Author: John Lescroart
16. "Jamaican reggae is the style of music I always reach for when ranting to friends about how you could listen to one style of music exclusively for the rest of your life - and it would all be great and varied and worth hearing."
Author: Jonny Greenwood
17. "I come from an African Caribbean background. I've been influenced by a reggae church music style, contemporary gospel, and rock all fused together."
Author: Laura Mvula
18. "Younger people are discovering my work, even though my reggae is not like theirs."
Author: Linton Kwesi Johnson
19. "Reggae, oh man. It's the ultimate music. The positivity. The musicality. The whole cultural expressionism of it. The danceability. Just the cool factor. The melody factor. Some of it comes from a religious place. If there were a competition of who makes the best religious music, it would definitely be the Rastafarian reggae."
Author: Lupe Fiasco
20. "Reggae music isn't Jewish, but a lot of the ideas are."
Author: Matisyahu
21. "And there's some Latino music I like, and some reggae music."
Author: Merle Haggard
22. "Musically, New York is a big influence on me. Walk down the street for five minutes and you'll hear homeless punk rockers, people playing Caribbean music and reggae, sacred Islamic music and Latino music, so many different types of music."
Author: Moby
23. "I obviously had my reggae, but I got quite into rockabilly when I was a kid, because I was trying to find something that represented me as a white person."
Author: Paul Simonon
24. "I see dancehall reggae and hip-hop as fused together, When I was a kid, they were the two kinds of music that spoke to me and said 'Move!'"
Author: Sean Paul
25. "In front of us, the ocean stretched for eternity. Around us, reggae mussy floated through the air. In our drying clothes and still-damp hair, we ate junk food and talked.At some point we finished and went for a long walk in the sand. We picked up shells, laughed, and talked. Before I knew it, the sun was going down and we went back to the van. We lay side by side, stretched out on the blanket. When the sun dropped completely below the horizon, we let the moon illuminate us."
Author: Shannon Greenland
26. "Reggae is vile."
Author: Steven Patrick Morrissey
27. "I grew up with reggae music."
Author: Youssou N'Dour
28. "I am not reggae, I am me. I am bigger than the limits that are put on me. It all has to do with the individual journey."
Author: Ziggy Marley

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