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Top 20 Dancehall Artists: 2022’s List of Best Male Dancehall Artists

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Top Male Dancehall Artists

List and Roster of the World’s Top Dancehall Artists

While reggae music was what the world became familiar with first, dancehall music has emerged and positioned itself across the world as one of the fastest growing genres of music. A number of the top male dancehall artists have become international stars working with artists across the globe. This genre, which originated in Jamaica, has expanded into all regions and often imitated in places of Europe, Latin America, Africa, and even Asia.

While reggae music touches on numerous of topics and subject matter, from love to the fight of oppression, dancehall music is the life of the party. The visuals of the partying lifestyles of the Caribbeans that have often trend and been displayed on social media and in popular culture is centered around the West Indian culture and dancehall music.  Originally started in the dance halls of Jamaica around the 1970s, which is the origins of the name, and now become one of the world’s top genres.

Some of the past male dancehall artists generations have included Shabba Ranks, Beenie Man, Bounty Killer, Junior Killer, Buju Banton, Sean Paul, Shaggy, Ini Kamoze, Capleton, Seraniand many more, while those are just some of the more internationally known reggae artists.  Today’s generation has taken reggae and dancehall into pop culture, one of the leading genres on the world’s stage, and the below lineup of top dancehall and reggae artists of 2021 truly showcases how well the genre has grown since its early days.




Top 20 Male Dancehall Artists

1. Popcaan follow on Instagram: @Popcaan and watch on Youtube: Popcaan

2. Vybz Kartel follow on Instagram: @Vybz Kartel and watch on Youtube: Vybz Kartel

3. Alkaline follow on Instagram: @Alkaline and watch on Youtube: Alkaline

4. Konshens follow on Instagram: @Konshens  and watch on Youtube: Konshens

5. Busy Signal follow on Instagram: @Busy Signal and watch on Youtube: Busy Signal

6. Mavado follow on Instagram: @Mavado and watch on Youtube: Mavado

7. Masicka follow on Instagram: @Masicka and watch on Youtube: Masicka

8. Teejay follow on Instagram: @Teejay and watch more on Youtube: Teejay

9. Tarrus Riley follow on Instagram: @Tarrus Riley and watch on Youtube: Tarrus Riley

10. Govana follow on Instagram: @Govana and watch on Youtube: Govana

11. Tommy Lee Sparta follow on Instagram: @Tommy Lee Sparta and watch on Youtube: Tommy Lee Sparta

12. Squash follow on Instagram: @Squash and watch more on Youtube: Squash

13. Ding Dong follow on Instagram: @Ding Dong and watch on Youtube: Ding Dong

14. Jahmiel follow on Instagram: @Jahmiel and watch on Youtube: Jahmiel

15. Rygin King follow on Instagram: @RyginKing and watch more on Youtube: Rygin King

16. Intence follow on Instagram: @Intence and watch on Youtube: Intence

17. Aidonia follow on Instagram: @Aidonia and watch on Youtube: Aidonia

18. Prince Swanny follow on Instagram: @Prince Swanny and watch on Youtube: Prince Swanny

19. Demarco follow on Instagram: @Demarco and watch on Youtube: Demarco

20. Chronic Law follow on Instagram: @Chronic Law and watch on Youtube: Chronic Law




Honorable Mention Male Dancehall Artists:

Jah Vinci Instagram: @Jah Vinci and Youtube: Jah Vinci

Jahvillani Instagram: @Jahvillani and Youtube: Jahvillani

Charly Black Instagram: @Charly Black and Youtube: Charly Black

Stylo G Instagram: @Stylo G and Youtube: Stylo G

Christopher Martin Instagram: @Christopher Martin and Youtube: Christopher Martin

Rytikal Instagram: @Rytikal and Youtube: Rytikal

Quada Instagram: @Quada and Youtube: Quada

Jafrass Instagram: @Jafrass and Youtube: Jafrass

Savage Savo Instagram: @Savage Savo and Youtube: Savage Savo

Reggae and Dancehall Related Topics:

1 Top Female Reggae Artists List

2 Top Male R&B Artists List

3 Top Nigerian Afrobeat & Afropop Artists List

*Unofficial Order. The more popular artists that have a combination of the most followers, streams, and views are near the top.

*If any artists are missing from the list email media@kulturevulturez.com