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26 May 2016
Rudeboi music

The term �rude boys� originally referred to the youth gangs that emerged in Kingston shortly after Jamaica�s emancipation from British rule in 1962. Against a backdrop of accelerating poverty and post-independence disenchantment, rudies� rebellious bravura, paced by reggae and ska rhythms of Bob Marley and Peter Tosh, was a rallying cry among poor and disenfranchised teenagers.