REGGAE RECIPE with the EGGMAN
7 months ago.
Updated about 1 year ago.
EGGMAN plays 2020 Grammy nominated songs blending in some controversy between Koffee and Cat Coore of Third World Band over Reggae Category and albums containing at least 51% playing time of new reggae recordings.
>KOFFEE - RAPTURE [Columbia Records]
> JULIAN MARLEY - AS I AM [Ghetto Youth International]
>SLY & ROBBIE VS. ROOTS RADICS - THE FINAL BATTLE [Serious Reggae]
>STEEL PULSE - MASS MANIPULATION [Rootfire Cooperative]
>THIRD WORLD - MORE WORK TO BE DONE [Ghetto Youth International]
Koffee's first nomination with her debut EP Rapture.
Koffee is the fifth female nomination ever! Judy Mowatt (1986), Rita Marley (1992), Sister Carol (1997) and Etana (2019) were nominated, but didn't win.
The Final Battle features Lee Scratch Perry, Ken Boothe, Horace Andy, Mykal Rose, Mighty Diamonds, Luciano, Toots Hibbert, Max Romeo, Pablo Moses, Freddie McGregor, The Congos and Brinsley Forde.
Third World never won a Grammy, but got nominated 7 times from 1998 - 2006.
Third World's album More Work To Be Done is produced by Damian Marley.
7th nomination for Steel Pulse. Babylon The Bandit won in 1987.
Julian Marley was nominated in 2010, but his brother Stephen won.
Ziggy Marley holds the record for the most Best Reggae Album wins: 7!