Top Songs from Jamaica


Rank All Time Artist Song Year
1
132
Bob Marley and The Wailers No Woman No Cry 1974
2
310
Desmond Dekker & The Aces Israelites 1968
3
340
Jimmy Cliff Many Rivers to Cross 1969
4
488
Bob Marley and The Wailers Redemption Song 1980
5
549
The Wailers Get Up, Stand Up 1973
6
668
Jimmy Cliff The Harder They Come 1972
7
678
Junior Murvin Police & Thieves 1976
8
822
Althea and Donna Uptown Top Ranking 1977
9
871
Toots and The Maytals Pressure Drop 1970
10
880
The Wailers I Shot the Sheriff 1973
11
1144
Millie My Boy Lollipop 1964
12
1248
Grace Jones Pull Up to the Bumper 1981
13
1330
Desmond Dekker & The Aces 007 (Shanty Town) 1967
14
1465
Bob Marley and The Wailers One Love/People Get Ready 1977
15
1473
Toots and The Maytals 54 46 (Was My Number) 1969
16
1515
Augustus Pablo King Tubby Meets the Rockers Uptown 1974
17
1556
Dillinger Cocaine in My Brain 1976
18
1572
The Melodians Rivers of Babylon 1970
19
1576
Burning Spear Marcus Garvey 1975
20
1625
Gregory Isaacs Night Nurse 1982
21
1683
Bob Marley and The Wailers Jamming 1977
22
1745
Culture Two Sevens Clash 1976
23
1858
Damian Marley Welcome to Jamrock 2005
24
1894
Wayne Smith Under Me Sleng Teng 1985
25
1959
Tenor Saw Ring the Alarm 1985
26
1997
The Wailers Stir It Up 1967
27
2001
Grace Jones Slave to the Rhythm 1985
28
2017
Peter Tosh Legalize It 1975
29
2193
Max Romeo Chase the Devil 1976
30
2222
Bob Marley and The Wailers Is This Love 1978
31
2266
Prince Buster Al Capone 1965
32
2500
Bob Marley and The Wailers Exodus 1977
33
2547
Dave and Ansil Collins Double Barrel 1970
34
2584
Dawn Penn You Don't Love Me (No, No, No) 1994
35
2747
Alton Ellis I'm Still in Love With You/I Am Still in Love [1977] 1967
36
2833
Bob Marley and The Wailers Could You Be Loved 1980
37
2944
The Congos Fisherman 1977
38
2950
Horace Andy Skylarking 1972
39
2971
Toots and The Maytals Funky Kingston 1973
40
2974
The Skatalites Guns of Navarone 1965
41
2986
Carl Douglas Kung Fu Fighting 1974
42
3026
The Wailers Simmer Down 1964
43
3031
Bob Marley and The Wailers Trench Town Rock 1971
44
3039
Barrington Levy Here I Come 1984
45
3082
The Abyssinians Satta Massa Gana 1971
46
3108
Max Romeo & The Upsetters War ina Babylon 1976
47
3322
Harry J. Allstars Liquidator 1969
48
3360
Dennis Brown Money In My Pocket 1972
49
3398
Bob & Marcia Young, Gifted and Black 1970
50
3574
Bob Marley and The Wailers Waiting in Vain 1977
51
3587
Bob Marley and The Wailers War 1976
52
3591
Bob Marley and The Wailers Three Little Birds 1977
53
3703
Bob Marley and The Wailers Lively Up Yourself 1971
54
3987
Sister Nancy Bam Bam 1982
55
4127
The Paragons The Tide Is High 1967
56
4135
Ken Boothe Everything I Own 1974
57
4139
Bob Marley and The Wailers Concrete Jungle 1973
58
4208
Chaka Demus & Pliers Murder She Wrote 1992
59
4426
Sean Paul Get Busy 2002
60
4799
Burning Spear Slavery Days 1975
61
4821
Shaggy Boombastic 1995
62
4832
The Toys A Lover's Concerto 1965
63
4848
Anthony Red Rose Tempo 1985
64
4865
The Folkes Brothers Oh Carolina 1960
65
4950
Shabba Ranks with Chevelle Franklyn Mr. Loverman 1992
66
4994
Bob Marley and The Wailers Buffalo Soldier 1983
67
5447
Jimmy Cliff Viet Nam 1969
68
5452
Grace Jones I've Seen That Face Before (Libertango) 1981
69
5510
Shaggy Oh Carolina 1993
70
5561
Hugh Roy and John Holt Wear You to the Ball 1970
71
5585
Half Pint Greetings 1986
72
5811
Beenie Man Who Am I 1998
73
5896
Sean Paul Gimme the Light 2001
74
5898
The Heptones Book of Rules 1973
75
6018
Bob Marley and The Wailers Duppy Conqueror 1970
76
6095
Sia feat. Sean Paul Cheap Thrills 2015
77
6257
Eric Donaldson Cherry Oh Baby 1971
78
6306
The Slickers Johnny Too Bad 1970
79
6320
Grace Jones Nightclubbing 1981
80
6445
Lee Perry Roast Fish and Corn Bread 1976
81
6632
Phyllis Dillon Don't Stay Away 1967
82
6726
Toots and The Maytals Sweet and Dandy 1969
83
6874
Bob Andy I've Got to Go Back Home 1967
84
6926
Bob Marley and The Wailers Kaya 1971
85
6948
Bob Marley and The Wailers Natural Mystic 1977
86
6952
Sly and Robbie Boops (Here to Go) 1987
87
7013
Ini Kamoze Here Comes the Hotstepper 1994
88
7034
Willie Williams Armagideon Time 1978
89
7078
Luciano It's Me Again Jah 1994
90
7189
Justin Hinds & The Dominoes Carry, Go, Bring, Home 1964
91
7299
The Pioneers Long Shot Kick the Bucket 1969
92
7578
The Heptones Fattie Fattie 1966
93
7595
Bob Marley and The Wailers Small Axe 1970
94
7656
Grace Jones Private Life 1980
95
7747
Grace Jones Williams' Blood 2008
96
7764
Sean Paul Like Glue 2002
97
8046
Don Drummond Eastern Standard Time 1964
98
8118
Lee Perry & the Full Experiences Disco Devil 1977
99
8196
Bob Marley and The Wailers Put It On 1965
100
8238
Bunny Wailer Dream Land 1976
101
8241
Delroy Wilson Dancing Mood 1966
102
8271
Cham feat. Akon Ghetto Story 2006
103
8281
Yellowman Zungguzunggu- guzungguzeng 1982
104
8403
The Maytals Bam-Bam 1966
105
8507
Grace Jones La Vie en rose 1977
106
8518
The Mighty Diamonds Right Time 1976
107
8522
Grace Jones Corporate Cannibal 2008
108
8552
Third World Now That We've Found Love 1978
109
8637
Dennis Brown Revolution 1983
110
8659
Trinity Three Piece Suit 1977
111
8768
Michigan & Smiley Nice Up the Dance 1979
112
8798
Junior Byles Curley Locks 1974
113
9132
Bob Marley and The Wailers Soul Rebel 1970
114
9247
Bob Marley Nice Time 1967
115
9581
Bob Marley and The Wailers Roots, Rock, Reggae 1976
116
9620
Jimmy Cliff Wonderful World, Beautiful People 1969
117
9684
Chaka Demus & Pliers Tease Me 1992
118
9892
Junior Byles Fade Away 1975
119
9897
Prince Buster Madness 1963

Songs "bubbling under" the all-time top 10,000:
Third World 96 Degrees in the Shade 1977
The Techniques Queen Majesty 1967
Peter Tosh Equal Rights 1977
Shaggy feat. Rik Rok It Wasn't Me 2000
Hugh Roy Wake the Town 1970
Gregory Isaacs Rumors 1988
Peter Tosh with Mick Jagger (You Got to Walk And) Don't Look Back 1978
The Ethiopians Train to Skaville 1967
Dr. Alimantado Born for a Purpose 1976
The Upsetters Return of Django 1969
The Maytals Daddy 1964
Chubb Rock Treat 'Em Right 1990
Diana King Shy Guy 1995
The Paragons On the Beach 1967
The Cables Baby Why 1968
The Maytals Monkey Man 1969
Tapper Zukie M.P.L.A. 1976
Inner Circle Bad Boys 1990
Theophilus Beckford Easy Snappin' 1959
Byron Lee & The Dragonaires Jamaica Ska 1964
Frankie Paul War Is in the Dance 1984
Alton Ellis & The Flames I've Got a Date 1967
Bob Marley and The Wailers Them Belly Full (But We Hungry) 1974
Cutty Ranks Limb by Limb 1993
Roy Shirley Hold Them 1967
Wayne Wonder No Letting Go 2003
Mr. Vegas Heads High 1998
The Maytals Sixth and Seventh Books 1963
Vybz Kartel Sweet to the Belly 2003
Junior Reid One Blood 1989
Rita Marley One Draw 1981
The Maytals Do the Reggae 1968
Grace Jones Warm Leatherette 1980
Nas & Damian "Jr. Gong" Marley As We Enter 2010
Delroy Wilson Better Must Come 1971
The Congos Ark of the Covenant 1977
Buju Banton Murderer 1993
Turbulence Notorious 2004
Sugar Minott Oh Mr. D.C. 1977
Burning Spear Door Peeper 1969
Jacob Miller Tenement Yard 1975
Eric "Monty" Morris Sammy Dead 1964
Alton Ellis & The Flames Dance Crasher 1965
Gregory Isaacs Love Is Overdue 1974
Niney Blood & Fire 1971
Shabba Ranks feat. Maxi Priest Housecall 1991
Bob Marley and The Wailers Guava Jelly 1971
Bob Marley and The Wailers Punky Reggae Party 1977
Bob Marley and The Wailers 400 Years 1970
Hopeton Lewis Take It Easy 1967
Black Uhuru Sponji Reggae 1981
Scotty Draw Your Breakes 1971
Bim Sherman Solid as a Rock 1996
Israel Vibration The Same Song 1978
Bob Marley and The Wailers Mr. Brown 1971
Toots and The Maytals Time Tough 1974
Beres Hammond Rock Away 2000
Bob Marley and The Wailers Natty Dread 1974
Beenie Man feat. Miss Thang Dude 2004
Grace Jones Love Is the Drug 1980
John Holt Police in Helicopter 1982
Carlton & The Shoes Love Me Forever 1968
Linval Thompson I Love Marijuana 1978
Big Youth Screaming target 1972
Joe Gibbs African Dub 1975
Bob Marley and The Wailers Crazy Baldhead 1976
Bob Marley and The Wailers Zimbabwe 1979
Black Uhuru Guess Who's Coming to Dinner 1979
Peter Tosh Johnny B. Goode 1983
Lee Perry People Funny Boy 1968
Michigan & Smiley Diseases 1980
The Jamaicans Baba Boom 1967
The Mighty Diamonds Pass the Kouchie 1982
Jimmy Cliff You Can Get It If You Really Want 1970
Sugar Minott Good Thing Going 1980
Desmond Dekker You Can Get It If You Really Want 1970
Johnny Clarke None Shall Escape the Judgement 1974
Horace Andy Natty Dread a Weh She Want 1978
Big Youth Ace Ninety Skank / S90 Skank 1972
Dandy Livingstone Rudy a Message to You 1967
The Uniques My Conversation 1968
The Melodians I'll Get Along with You 1967
Burning Spear Social Living 1978
Bob Marley and The Wailers Rebel Music (3 O'Clock Road Block) 1974
Lee Perry The Upsetter 1968
Black Uhuru Stalk of Sinsemilla / Sinsemilla 1980
Bob Marley and The Wailers No More Trouble 1973
The Wailers Burnin' and Lootin' 1973