Reggae Dancehall Sendups

It was bound to happen eventually. Dancehall’s been so good and so hip for so long, but it also tends to take itself so seriously. Well folks, the comedy world it pushing back:

“Ras Trent” from SNL:

“She’s So Hot – Boom” from Flight of the Conchords:

Is dancehall the new yacht rock?

Perhaps a more important question; what is this?

“America We Stand As One” Music Video by Dennis Madalone

3 Responses to “Reggae Dancehall Sendups”


  1. 1 Micada

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cUm3b2r9osg

    That’s the original of “She’s so hot-boom” performed live. It’s not as dancehall, but the lyrics are better.

    You’re welcome for making you watch that, Jakeface! It’s pretty much the best thing ever.

  2. 2 DJ C

    Nice! It’d still call it dancehall. Thanks for tweeting me on to it in the first place.

  3. 3 Nick

    The FotC thing needs to be understood in the context of the NZ love of reggae (apparently thee highest per capita consumer outside of JA).

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