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10 Jamaican Proverbs To Make You Laugh Out Loud






1. “Monkey mus know weh him gwine put him tail, before him order trousiz.” Translated: The monkey must know where he is going to put his tail before he orders the trousers. Meaning: Be clear of how you are going








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#Music: Jamaican Christmas Carols Playlist






Here’s a list of reggae Christmas songs to keep you and your family rocking and skanking over the holiday season. Enjoy!








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10 Things Your Jamaican Parents Have Done/Said To Discipline You






Jamaican parents are a breed like no other. They are the beauty and bane of their children’s existence. Their children often can’t live with them, but also can’t live without them, because for all the boofs and koofs they dole out, there are








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Only In Jamaica!






Have you ever been on the road, minding your own business when all of a sudden, you see something so funny or outrageous that you think to yourself, ‘This only happens in Jamaica’? If you have, then we’d love for you








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JCDC Festival Song Competition – The Sounds Of Jamaica






The Jamaica Cultural Development Commission‘s (JCDC) Festival Song competition has been a part of the Jamaican landscape since 1966, when Toots and the Maytals won the inaugural contest with the song ‘Bam Bam.’ Since then, the competition has grown in








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