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  • 1. Origin of Reggae By Sade Lewis

2. Puerto Ricos Flag 3. Panamas Flag 4. What is Reggae???

  • Reggaeton(pronounced/reton/ ; also spelledreggaetn , and known asreguetnandreggaetnin Spanish) is a form ofurban musicthat became popular with Latin American youth in the early 1990s.

5. Info

  • Stylistic originsDancehall-Reggae en Espaol-Reggae -Hip Hop-Latin music
  • Cultural originsLate 1970s/early 1980sPanama , late 1980sPuerto Rico
  • Typical instrumentsDem Bow (rhythm) -Sampler-Bass-Synthesizer-Drum machine
  • Mainstream popularityFrom mid-1990s in Puerto Rico, worldwide beginning around 2004.

6. Reggaeton Origin

  • Reggaeton's roots started off as Spanish reggae inPanama . [1] [7] [8]The music eventually made its way and continued evolving and coming to prominence inPuerto Ricowhere it became reggaeton. Reggaeton started as an adaptation of Jamaicanreggae(and later Jamaican lala to the Spanish language and overall culture in Panama. [3]

7. Why did Caribbeans migrate to Panama?

  • The 1849 Gold Rush cause many Jamaicans and Carribeans to move to Panama in search for Gold!!!

8. Artists

  • Daddy Yankee
  • Pitbull
  • Eddie Dee
  • Jowell y Randy
  • Nina Sky

9. Daddy Yankee 10. Pitbull 11. Eddie Dee 12. Jowell y Randy 13. Nina Sky