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reggae

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From Jamaican English rege (rags; a quarrel), originally used in the 1960s to describe a Jamaican dance. Broader musical sense popularized by the 1968 song "Do the Reggay".

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reggae (uncountable)

  1. (Rastafarian, music) A form of music originating in Jamaica and associated with Rastafarianism, featuring a heavy bass line, percussive rhythm guitar on the offbeat, often with close vocal harmonies.

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reggae

  1. reggae

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