“Jamaican people love country music, I think because of the storytelling,” he said. Tarrus performed “The Chair” and then busted out with “She’s Royal,” showing plenty of personality and reminding us why that song became such a romantic hit.
Reggae and country fans alike came together in paradise last week to celebrate the merging of two distinct musical genres.
Reggae’s Gone Country is an album featuring 14 country classics that some of the hottest and most well-known reggae artists have taken and made their own. We were there to check out the action, so take a peek at some photos from the album launch (sponsored by the Jamaica Tourist Board, Delta and SuperClubs), which took place at SuperClubs Breezes resort in Negril, Jamaica.