BOOMSHOTS Heavy Rotation: Lady Saw, Khago, Buju Banton
Once again we’re locked and fully loaded with musical ammunition, so let’s get right to the reggaematical selections for your weekend listening pleasure. It ain’t hard to tell that “Hold Yuh” has had the radio waves on lock for most of 2010, with producer/singer Ricky Blaze riding the wave and Nicki Minaj swag surfing on a Brooklyn-built groove that sounds as raw as a Don One dubplate. Gyptian’s original had radio censors engaging in spelling debates—did the song say “tightest H-O-L-D” or something else entirely? Click the flicks below for must-plays from Lady Saw, Kha-Go and Buju Banton.