The Best Indonesian Reggae Songs of All Time You Should Have
Sit back with a cup of black coffee while listening to reggae music, Uuuh, how beautiful, the world like yours. Seriously, when you are enjoying your own time, the morning or afternoon, the strains of reggae music can be added to fill the void. Reggae music does have a vibrant, cheerful, honest, relaxed and no-risk impression. Reggae music lovers must know all of it. To you who have not understood what they said, these works can make you understand. Let’s just sort by alphabetical.
Alphablopho| Bengawan Solo
‘Bengawan solo’ is a song by Gesang in 1940, tells about the flow of Bengawan Solo River. This song has even been arranged by several national musicians with different styles. Including Alphablopho, who also tried to bring this song with their own distinctive style.
Alphablopho | Hijau Kotaku
A city-themed song that is smokeless and pollution. It’s the one of the favorite reggae songs you need to add to your list. Alphablopho with this song said, “Yang ku lihat sungai sungai penuh sampah.. Yang ku lihat hutan hutan pun terbakar.. Yang ku lihat sawah ladang kini gersang. Yang ku lihat ikan karang kini hilang“.
Alphablopho | Sunrise
At this time Alphablopho shares with you about the beauty of Sunrise through this song. You may have to listen to their stories. “Indah panorama sunrise, alam beri pesona bagi yang melihatnya, sunrise, alam kehidupan terang diiringi kicau burung kokok ayam bertebangan, sunrise“.
Braves Boy | Cinta Itu Asuu
Bravesboy is a musical group from Yogyakarta, Indonesia which adheres to the SKA-Reggae stream. They are one of popular musical groups in the community, especially in Yogyakarta. Recommendations for you, “Cinta Itu Asuu”, the most phenomenal and favorite songs from the other. “Sudah jalani saja nggak usah pake lebay, Kalo cinta ya sudahlah cinta saja, Sakit hati pun kan datang, pasti akan terasa”.
Braves Boy | Seperti Jogjakarta
This is the second favorite song of this band. In this song, BravesBoy says if you are beautiful like Yogyakarta. Why Yogyakarta? Perhaps because Jogja is a beautiful place with friendly guy, aesthetic views, and historic. “Tiada sedikitpun rasa bosan, biarkan orang berkata beda kau tetap istimewa, kamu yang cantik yang istimewa seperti jogjakarta”.
Burgertime | Cinta Palsu
Still in Yogyakarta, BurgerTime as a popular musician, is one of the musical groups who carries the flow of the Reggae music as well. By their other songs, Cinta Palsu (Fake Love) is one of the most popular song. “Bila curiga telah dihati, Rasa percaya pun kan mati, Karena mungkin rasa telah terbagi. Mungkin telah coba engkau berikan, Seperti apa yang dia inginkan, Sampai menipu diri dan hati, Kamu sendiri.”
Coffee Reggae Stone | Kuingin
Coffee Reggae Stone is a music group from Cicalengka, West Java, who carries the Reggae streams. They have been sailing since May 29, 2000, trying to integrate reggae with Indonesia’s distinctive style into their musics, thus forming reggae music of Indonesian music cash, apart from the influence of Bob Marley, 311, Peter Tosh and Alpha Blondy. Every song they create is pure from the band’s personnel. Well, that’s why you need to listen of their songs, like this one. “Gadis kecil menari Terus menari dan menari, Ikuti nada dan irama hati, ‘Tuk hilangkan keraguan hati”.
Coffee Reggae Stone | Pasir Putih
Coffee Reggae Stone’s lyrics are mostly social issues, fun, love and people’s lives. Until now they managed to attract the interest of music lovers who want a different types of Reggae. Reggae is not just about dreadlocks, marijuana and red-yellow-green. This is the second favorite song from the band. “Selamat pagi, di tepi pantai aku kan menyapa, Sambut mentari, di pasir putih aku berdiri.”
Cozy Republic | Aku Masih Punya Cinta
Cozy Republic is a Indonesian music group formed since 2016 ago. They not only embrace the flow of Reggae, but Pop, Jazz, Funk, Blues, and Rock as well. The combination of the various genres, gave birth to nuanced works typical of Cozy Republic itself. Like their song this one, Aku Masih Punya Cinta (I Still Have Love), which is quite popular by teenagers.
Cozy Republic | Hitam Putih
A vanity-themed song, when a man has two spoiled woman who loved her so much. “Yang hitam, pacarku yang pertama, Dia cantik dan kaya, Yang putih, pacarku yang kedua, Juga cantik dan kaya. Daripada bingung memikirkannya, Aku pacari saja dua duanya”.
Cozy Republic | Jodoh Tak Lari Kemana
Still with Cozy Republic, Jodoh Tak Lari Kemana is also including one of the mainstay of this group. In its time this song is a favorites, in addition of the combination of sound and musics, even the lyrics are so good. “kamu harus percaya, Kalau jodoh tak lari ke mana.”