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SHY FX feat. KIKO BUN: Honey (2016) + video

Honey Shy FX Kiko BunRating: ★★★★★ It’s been at least five years since rumours first surfaced that original junglist, Shy FX, was dropping a reggae LP full of 70s-style reggae and…it still isn’t out. Three years ago, our man did drop excellent the Liam Bailey-featuring Soon Come – presumably ironically given the island time that he appears to be working on, and now – just to fluff you a bit until the next tidbit (or,

COMMON: I Used To Love Her (Maars reggae re-rub)(2013) Free download

Rating: ★★★★★ DJ Maars is never a man to let grass grow under his feet as far as reggae rerubs are concerned. Indeed, if his twin loves reggae and hip-hop are anything to go by – he’s probably too busy smoking it instead. Though not so busy that he doesn’t have time to bust out a splice of one of his all-time favourite hip-hop rhymes from Common with the riddim from Shy FX’s summer reggae anthem Soon

SHY FX feat. Liam Bailey: Soon Come (2013)

Rating: ★★★★★ After heading down the dnb highway for two decades, original nuttah Shy FX pulls a u-turn with vocalist Liam Bailey for an altogether less hectic ride back in the direction of Trenchtown and a convincing bid for ‘feelgood hit of the summer, 2013.’ The reggae thing runs in the family apparently – grandad is former soundsystem king Count Shelly. I did have a very brief junglist