Musicophilia Daily

[Audio] – Charlie Chaplin – “DJ A Dance” (1985)

Posted in Audio by Soundslike on April 9, 2009

Charlie Chaplin – “DJ A Dance” (1985)

This is early “digital” reggae, dancehall, as roots music absorbed solid-state technology and began that process of creating an odd hybrid of the Rastafarian and the Babylonian.  When compared to average U.S. hip-hop of the day, the flow of these DJs (the MC-equivalent) seems considerably advanced.

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