"Upbeat precursor to reggae" Crossword Clue

Author: Olivia Langford
Last Updated: 04 Dec 2023

"Upbeat precursor to reggae" NYT crossword answer is:

SKA (3 letters length)

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The upbeat precursor to reggae Crossword Clue NYT (December 4 2023) is ska. Ska is a genre of music that originated in Jamaica in the late 1950s and is characterized by a walking bass line, offbeat rhythms, and a strong emphasis on the offbeat. It is considered to be the precursor to reggae and is often seen as a bridge between traditional Caribbean music and the more modern sounds of reggae. Ska has been popularized by many bands, including The Specials, Madness, and The Skatalites.

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