A Boomshots Playlist Inspired By The Welcome To Jamrock Reggae Cruise

“Jamaica is an island in the Caribbean sea,” Super Cat once observed. “In case you never know, it fulla mic MCs.”  The Land of Wood and Water is also full of boats and fishermen and as such it’s inspired countless reggae songs about the sea. Here’s a few of our favorite selections for all you Nautical Dreads. Audio After The Jump…

The Welcome to Jamrock Reggae Cruise sets sail this Monday from Miami with ports of call in Montego Bay and Ocho Rios, and an all-star lineup of reggae royalty and top selectors aboard. If you can’t make it on board this year’s cruise, don’t be left high and dry… Visit the official site to book your cabin for next year. Scroll down to Hear the Playlist

1. Bob Marley & The Wailers “Don’t Rock My Boat”

2. Freddie McGregor “Big Ship”

3. Marcia Griffiths “Sea Of Love”

4. Wailing Souls “Row Fisherman Row”

5. Toots & The Maytals “Sailing On”

6. Cutty Ranks “Fishman Lyrics”

7. Wayne Marshall “Captain”

8. Tony Curtis “Sailing”

9. Junior Reid “Banana Boat Man”

10. Fred Locks “Seven Miles of Black Star Liners”