dancehall

News

rihanna has two new albums in the works

The Bajan superstar has a secret new addition to her dancehall record.
Jack Sunnucks
7.20.18
Culture

this instagram account celebrates the best of original london street style

Now an IRL exhibition, Ruffnecks, Rudeboys & Rollups takes visitors through the origins and influences of London street culture from 1989 to the early 00s.
Emma Finamore
4.20.18
Music

i-DJ: chiamu

Filtering dancehall through a European club sound, here's your Friday funtime mix.
Frankie Dunn
11.25.16
Music

“people love the rage and the energy!” popcaan on clash culture

Ahead of tonight’s Red Bull Culture Clash in London, the newly crowned king of the dancehall discusses Drake, OG clash heroes and Jamaican youth.
Samira Larouci
6.17.16
Music

​10 ragga, rap, R&B and afrobeat tracks that have ruled london’s biggest gay “urban” night

From Beyoncé and Ms Dynamite to Dexter Daps and Tony Matterhorn, get that Friday feeling with these Bootylicious bangers.
Stuart Brumfitt
11.13.15
Music

24 hours in kingston, jamaica

i-D photographer Stephanie Sian Smith spent 24 hours in Kingston. Here's what she saw and who she shot during her brief time in Jamaica's awe-inspiring capital city...
Stephanie Sian Smith
4.2.15
Music

stylo g shares the records that changed his life

Since bursting onto the scene with My Yout in 2005, Spanish Town born, South London raised dancehall star Stylo G has torn up many a dancefloor from JA to the UK. The 28 year-old talks us through the key sounds that have helped him through this crazy...
Hattie Collins
11.6.14
Music

wha gwan popcaan? he's the newest face of jamaican dancehall!

Popcaan popped into most people’s consciousness with his addictive verse on Vybz Kartel’s Clarks, a dancehall celebration of the British shoe brand, but now the 25-year-old is making his own waves with new album Where We Come From.
Stuart Brumfitt
6.10.14