Morgan Heritage – Avrakedabra
The Recording Academy announced last evening the recordings nominated for Best Reggae Album.
Best Reggae Album Nominees
Chronology by Chronixx
• Lost In Paradise by Common Kings
• Wash House Ting by J Boog
• Stony Hill by Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley
• Avrakedabra by Morgan Heritage
The GRAMMY Awards will be presented on Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018, live from Madison Square Garden in New York City and broadcast on the CBS Television Network from 7:30 – 11:00 p.m. Eastern Time / 4:30 – 8:00 p.m. Pacific Time.
J Boog – Wash House Ting
J Boog –
Wash House Ting (Wash House, 2016)
J Boog is part of the American reggae scene where feel good reggae is interweaved with soul/R&B influences and pop.
Wash House Ting features several guests, including two iconic reggae artists, Buju Banton and Gramps Morgan.
J Boog’s given name is Jerry Afemata. His family is of Samoan origin although he grew up in California listening to reggae. He later traveled to Jamaica to immerse himself in the island’s culture.
Wash House Ting is effectively crafted reggae with an instant crossover appeal.
Wash House Ting