Who is the greatest lyricist in dancehall of all-time? This piece make for an interesting debate. Dancehall legend Bounty Killer speak his mind saying that Vybz Kartel is far from […]
Bounty Killer was one of the most aggressive dancehall stars of the ’90s, a street-tough rude boy with an unrepentant flair for gun talk. There were many other facets to his music — condemnations of corrupt authority, collaborations with hardcore hip-hop artists, tributes to his mother, an ongoing DJ rivalry with Beenie Man — but his main persona was so dominant that many fans instantly associated him with his more violent material. With such seeming contradictions in his personality, his image in Jamaica was not unlike that of 2Pac in America, though of course he was a far less tragic figure. Making his name in Jamaica during the early ’90s, Bounty Killer was working extensively in hip-hop crossover territory by the end of the decade, but retained his hard edge no matter what the musical context.
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Dancehall legend Bounty Killer has responded to some backlash that he has been receiving over his upcoming performing at today’s Women’s Day concert in Kingston. TV host and activist Shelly-Ann […]
Bounty Killer is respectfully asking politicians (Lisa Hanna) to stop fighting against dancehall music. The dancehall legend has added his voice to the ongoing debate on dancehall culture’s effects on […]
Bounty Killer is putting Foota Hype on blast after the sound system selector publicly begs 50 Cent for a role on Power. Foota leaves a comment on 50 Cent Instagram […]
Bounty Killer and Ninja Man are uniting against a massive crime wave crippling communities across Jamaica. Last year was a bloody year on the island and this year starts out […]
Hardcore dancehall fans and several upcoming artists are disappointing this year over the cancellation of the annual event Sting. Instead of a full fledged show, Supreme Promotions held an award […]
Bounty Killer has shared his thoughts on Alkaline biting Vybz Kartel style, while admitting that he himself emulate other artists like Buju Banton and Shabba Ranks in the early days […]
Bounty Killer stopped midway his set at last weekend’s Jamrock Reggae Cruise to take a few shots at Foota Hype. The dancehall legend performed a well received set on the […]
Bounty Killer and Ninja Man are making it clear that they will not be going to Sting 2016 despite promoters announcement that they are among a handful of artists to […]
Bounty Killer and Masicka previews their upcoming collaboration “Top Rank.” The track is featured on the Dancehall Bully Riddim. Bounty is one of the most hardcore gangsta deejay in dancehall […]