Genre: dubPlay genre
Dub music is a subgenre of reggae that originated in Jamaica in the 1960s. It is characterized by the use of heavy basslines, drum and bass rhythms, and the manipulation of sound effects and vocals. Dub music often features instrumental versions of popular reggae songs, with added emphasis on the rhythm section. It has been influential in the development of electronic music and hip-hop. Some notable figures in the genre include pioneers like King Tubby and Lee "Scratch" Perry, as well as more contemporary artists.