Beenie Man reveals his thoughts on the recent resurgence of Caribbean music in popular music. With artists like Rihanna, Drake and Justin Beiber infusing reggae and dance hall into their music for American Top 40 fans, one can’t help but wonder whether the appropriating of the sounds and its culture is a good thing, or a bad thing. Beenie Man shared his thoughts on the subject from the perspective of somebody who is a veteran in the art of making dance hall music.
Plus, he talks about this year’s Jamaican Olympic athletes, and what he thinks attributes to their immense skill and success at the Rio games. Click on the audio player to hear more in this exclusive interview on the “Ed Lover Show.”