Influence of Reggae & Dub

By TwinPowerForce TwinPowerForce
updated 10 days ago

Tracks I know/listened/heard (not necessary I like) that are influenced by reggae or dub (or with reggae or dub parts) by artists whose primary style isn't known to be reggae, dub or ska: soul, funk, punk, folk, pop, indie rock, grunge, indus, noise, hardcore, fusion, jazz, country, world, Oi!, electronic, chanson, variétés, crust, grindcore, hip hop, post punk, new wave, blues...

Sorted by year then artists (various artists compilations at the end of the year)

  1. Agnès Loti - C'est Toi Mon Idole

    6 For Sale from $13.43

    C’est Toi Mon Idole, adapted from Millie Small's version of My Boy Lollipop
    1964

  2. Les Gam's - Oh ! Wow Wow Wee

    5 For Sale from $8.55

    My Boy Lollipop (C’est Toi Mon Idole) (adapted from Millie Small's version of the Barbie Gaye song)
    1964

  3. Les Surfs - Scandale Dans La Famille / Stop

    Scandale Dans La Famille
    1965

  4. The Equals - Unequalled Equals

    Baby Come Back
    1967

  5. The Beatles - The Beatles

    Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da
    1968

  6. The Marmalade - Ob-La-Di Ob-La-Da

    Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da
    1968

  7. Claude François - Il Fait Beau, Il Fait Bon

    14 For Sale from $1.82

    Comme Un Jour Nouveau, cover of The Pioneers's Let your yeah be yeah (written by Jimmy Cliff)
    1969

  8. Claude François - Le Monde Est Grand, Les Gens Sont Beaux / C'Est Un Départ

    Le monde est grand, les gens sont beaux, cover of Jimmy Cliff's Wonderful world, wonderful people
    1970

  9. Claude François - Claude François

    Le monde est grand, les gens sont beaux, cover of Jimmy Cliff's Wonderful world, wonderful people
    1970

  10. Caetano Veloso - Transa

    Nine Out Of Ten
    1972

  11. Johnny Nash - I Can See Clearly Now

    I can see clearly now
    1972