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Shaggy defends reggae’s integrity

Posted on 31st August 2008 by Reggaelifestyle

Grammy winning deejay Shaggy has taken on critics of dancehall, saying they have used the negative actions of some artistes and wrongfully stereotyped others. Shaggy, who was in London where he appeared in the Notting Hill Carnival, made this observation during an interview which was published in Britain’s Daily Telegraph newspaper last week.

“For some people, reggae music might just be reggae music, for me, reggae music is a way of life, so an attack on the music is an attack on me,” Shaggy said. “I think people like Sizzla sometimes do bring the music down but that’s just one person.”

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