The hottest ticket in town this weekend was the Beenie Man vs. Bounty Killer Verzuz TV battle. Instead of a split-screen scenario, the two legends were in the same building and the clash featured almost perfect sound. The battle capped off the long history the two have.
Search Submit. His interest in music began at the tender age of five and it was further carved by his uncle, Sydney Knowles, who played the drums for Jimmy Cliff. Through constant inspiration from Uncle Knowles, Beenie Man grew a genuine passion and interest for the craft. After winning a local talent competition in , a Radio DJ, Barry G, introduced him to other DJs who assisted in establishing his popularity in the music fraternity. Known for songs with anti-gay lyrics, Beenie Man has constantly come under the spotlight for some of his songs — most of which incite violence against gay people. The following year, he had a collaboration with Barrington Levy after which he put his music career on hold to further his education. He returned in the early s and performed along with industry heavyweights like Ninjaman, Admiral Bailey and Shabba Ranks. To celebrate his accomplishments, these are 10 hit songs from Beenie Man you want to begin your weekend with :.
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Anthony Moses Davis born 22 August ,  better known by his stage name Beenie Man , is a Jamaican dancehall deejay. He is widely considered one of the greatest and most internationally-recognized dancehall artists of all-time. Davis was born in the Waterhouse district of Kingston in Beenie Man continued performing and honed his craft beside the then dominant dancehall figures including Ninjaman , Admiral Bailey and Shabba Ranks. He found his artistic home at the Shocking Vibes studio where he continued to record singles with only moderate success in the early s. His career gained momentum after a performance at the Reggae Sunsplash festival in , and a rivalry with Bounty Killer began the following year after Beenie Man was accused of stealing Bounty Killer's style and catch phrases. Partially as a result of prodding from his producers, Sly and Robbie , with whom he recorded cover versions of Bob Marley 's "Crazy Baldhead" and "No Woman No Cry" in , the latter a Jamaican chart-topper, Beenie Man converted to the Rastafari movement , as did several of his contemporaries at the time, although in he stated "I have not converted. During the period from the mid to late s, Beenie Man dominated the Jamaican charts to the extent that he perhaps had a good claim to the crown of "Dancehall King", a title only bestowed previously on Yellowman in the early s.
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