Top Songs from Jamaica


Rank All Time Artist Song Year
1
130
Bob Marley and The Wailers No Woman No Cry 1974
2
306
Desmond Dekker & The Aces Israelites 1968
3
338
Jimmy Cliff Many Rivers to Cross 1969
4
477
Bob Marley and The Wailers Redemption Song 1980
5
539
The Wailers Get Up, Stand Up 1973
6
658
Jimmy Cliff The Harder They Come 1972
7
669
Junior Murvin Police and Thieves 1976
8
812
Althea and Donna Uptown Top Ranking 1977
9
867
Toots and The Maytals Pressure Drop 1970
10
870
The Wailers I Shot the Sheriff 1973
11
1142
Millie My Boy Lollipop 1964
12
1235
Grace Jones Pull Up to the Bumper 1981
13
1321
Desmond Dekker & The Aces 007 (Shanty Town) 1967
14
1463
Bob Marley and The Wailers One Love/People Get Ready 1977
15
1466
Toots and The Maytals 54 46 (Was My Number) 1969
16
1490
Augustus Pablo King Tubby Meets the Rockers Uptown 1974
17
1536
Dillinger Cocaine in My Brain 1976
18
1556
The Melodians Rivers of Babylon 1970
19
1569
Burning Spear Marcus Garvey 1975
20
1603
Gregory Isaacs Night Nurse 1982
21
1668
Bob Marley and The Wailers Jamming 1977
22
1736
Culture Two Sevens Clash 1976
23
1845
Damian Marley Welcome to Jamrock 2005
24
1881
Wayne Smith Under Me Sleng Teng 1985
25
1937
Tenor Saw Ring the Alarm 1985
26
1965
Grace Jones Slave to the Rhythm 1985
27
1977
The Wailers Stir It Up 1967
28
2001
Peter Tosh Legalize It 1975
29
2139
Max Romeo Chase the Devil 1976
30
2181
Bob Marley and The Wailers Is This Love 1978
31
2246
Prince Buster Al Capone 1964
32
2468
Bob Marley and The Wailers Exodus 1977
33
2509
Dave and Ansil Collins Double Barrel 1970
34
2584
Dawn Penn You Don't Love Me (No, No, No) 1994
35
2690
Alton Ellis I'm Still in Love With You/I Am Still in Love [1977] 1967
36
2795
Bob Marley and The Wailers Could You Be Loved 1980
37
2907
The Congos Fisherman 1977
38
2916
Toots and The Maytals Funky Kingston 1973
39
2918
Horace Andy Skylarking 1972
40
2939
The Skatalites Guns of Navarone 1965
41
2949
Carl Douglas Kung Fu Fighting 1974
42
2999
The Wailers Simmer Down 1964
43
3000
Bob Marley and The Wailers Trench Town Rock 1971
44
3001
Barrington Levy Here I Come 1984
45
3031
The Abyssinians Satta Massa Gana 1971
46
3053
Max Romeo & The Upsetters War ina Babylon 1976
47
3279
Harry J. Allstars Liquidator 1969
48
3292
Dennis Brown Money In My Pocket 1972
49
3352
Bob & Marcia Young, Gifted and Black 1970
50
3503
Bob Marley and The Wailers Waiting in Vain 1977
51
3536
Bob Marley and The Wailers Three Little Birds 1977
52
3547
Bob Marley and The Wailers War 1976
53
3654
Bob Marley and The Wailers Lively Up Yourself 1971
54
3934
Sister Nancy Bam Bam 1982
55
4008
Ken Boothe Everything I Own 1974
56
4064
The Paragons The Tide Is High 1967
57
4081
Bob Marley and The Wailers Concrete Jungle 1973
58
4181
Chaka Demus & Pliers Murder She Wrote 1992
59
4375
Sean Paul Get Busy 2002
60
4719
Burning Spear Slavery Days 1975
61
4772
The Toys A Lover's Concerto 1965
62
4780
Anthony Red Rose Tempo 1985
63
4781
Shaggy Boombastic 1995
64
4822
The Folkes Brothers Oh Carolina 1960
65
4919
Bob Marley and The Wailers Buffalo Soldier 1983
66
4932
Shabba Ranks Mr. Loverman 1992
67
5359
Jimmy Cliff Viet Nam 1969
68
5365
Grace Jones I've Seen That Face Before (Libertango) 1981
69
5484
Hugh Roy and John Holt Wear You to the Ball 1970
70
5488
Shaggy Oh Carolina 1993
71
5494
Half Pint Greetings 1986
72
5769
Beenie Man Who Am I 1998
73
5825
The Heptones Book of Rules 1973
74
5832
Sean Paul Gimme the Light 2001
75
5942
Bob Marley and The Wailers Duppy Conqueror 1970
76
5983
Sia feat. Sean Paul Cheap Thrills 2015
77
6127
The Slickers Johnny Too Bad 1970
78
6183
Eric Donaldson Cherry Oh Baby 1971
79
6240
Grace Jones Nightclubbing 1981
80
6325
Lee Perry Roast Fish and Corn Bread 1976
81
6574
Phyllis Dillon Don't Stay Away 1967
82
6652
Toots and The Maytals Sweet and Dandy 1969
83
6843
Bob Andy I've Got to Go Back Home 1967
84
6844
Sly and Robbie Boops (Here to Go) 1987
85
6860
Bob Marley and The Wailers Kaya 1971
86
6867
Bob Marley and The Wailers Natural Mystic 1977
87
6911
Willie Williams Armagideon Time 1978
88
6989
Ini Kamoze Here Comes the Hotstepper 1994
89
7063
Luciano It's Me Again Jah 1994
90
7130
Justin Hinds & The Dominoes Carry, Go, Bring, Home 1964
91
7194
The Pioneers Long Shot Kick the Bucket 1969
92
7494
The Heptones Fattie Fattie 1966
93
7496
Bob Marley and The Wailers Small Axe 1970
94
7550
Grace Jones Private Life 1980
95
7614
Sean Paul Like Glue 2002
96
7641
Grace Jones Williams' Blood 2008
97
7979
Don Drummond Eastern Standard Time 1964
98
8006
Lee Perry & the Full Experiences Disco Devil 1977
99
8092
Bob Marley and The Wailers Put It On 1965
100
8125
Bunny Wailer Dream Land 1976
101
8138
Delroy Wilson Dancing Mood 1966
102
8178
Yellowman Zungguzunggu- guzungguzeng 1982
103
8193
Cham feat. Akon Ghetto Story 2006
104
8319
Grace Jones Corporate Cannibal 2008
105
8346
The Maytals Bam-Bam 1966
106
8397
The Mighty Diamonds Right Time 1976
107
8414
Grace Jones La Vie en rose 1977
108
8434
Third World Now That We've Found Love 1978
109
8495
Trinity Three Piece Suit 1977
110
8537
Dennis Brown Revolution 1983
111
8645
Junior Byles Curley Locks 1974
112
8677
Michigan & Smiley Nice Up the Dance 1979
113
9036
Bob Marley and The Wailers Soul Rebel 1970
114
9178
Bob Marley Nice Time 1967
115
9446
Bob Marley and The Wailers Roots, Rock, Reggae 1976
116
9505
Jimmy Cliff Wonderful World, Beautiful People 1969
117
9535
Chaka Demus & Pliers Tease Me 1992
118
9765
Junior Byles Fade Away 1975
119
9767
Prince Buster Madness 1963
120
9863
Third World 96 Degrees in the Shade 1977
121
9983
Peter Tosh Equal Rights 1977
122
9985
The Techniques Queen Majesty 1967

Songs "bubbling under" the all-time top 10,000:
Shaggy 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
Diana King Shy Guy 1995
Chubb Rock Treat 'Em Right 1990
The Paragons On the Beach 1967
Tapper Zukie M.P.L.A. 1976
The Maytals Monkey Man 1969
The Cables Baby Why 1968
Inner Circle Bad Boys 1990
Frankie Paul War Is in the Dance 1984
Byron Lee & The Dragonaires Jamaica Ska 1964
Theophilus Beckford Easy Snappin' 1959
Bob Marley and The Wailers Them Belly Full (But We Hungry) 1974
Alton Ellis & The Flames I've Got a Date 1967
Cutty Ranks Limb by Limb 1993
Wayne Wonder No Letting Go 2003
Roy Shirley Hold Them 1967
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
The Congos Ark of the Covenant 1977
Delroy Wilson Better Must Come 1971
Turbulence Notorious 2004
Buju Banton Murderer 1993
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
Bob Marley and The Wailers Guava Jelly 1971
Shabba Ranks feat. Maxi Priest Housecall 1991
Bob Marley and The Wailers Punky Reggae Party 1977
Bob Marley and The Wailers 400 Years 1970
Black Uhuru Sponji Reggae 1981
Hopeton Lewis Take It Easy 1967
Scotty Draw Your Breakes 1971
Israel Vibration The Same Song 1978
Toots and The Maytals Time Tough 1974
Beres Hammond Rock Away 2000
Bob Marley and The Wailers Mr. Brown 1971
Bim Sherman Solid as a Rock 1996
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
Michigan & Smiley Diseases 1980
The Jamaicans Baba Boom 1967
Lee Perry People Funny Boy 1968
The Mighty Diamonds Pass the Kouchie 1982
Jimmy Cliff You Can Get It If You Really Want 1970
Sugar Minott Good Thing Going 1980
Johnny Clarke None Shall Escape the Judgement 1974
Desmond Dekker You Can Get It If You Really Want 1970
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