Popcaan, the Jamaican dancehall superstar, has just dropped his latest album, Great Is He. The album is a celebration of Popcaan’s roots and his journey as one of dancehall’s greats, as well as his collaborations with other legends of the genre like Drake and Burna Boy.
Popcaan made his debut in 2014 with Where We Come From, and since then, he has risen to become one of the most renowned and celebrated artists in dancehall. He has worked with some of the biggest names in the industry, including Jamie xx, Young Thug, Gorillaz, Burna Boy, Kano, Jorja Smith, and Drake. He has also been featured by many media outlets, including The NY Times, Billboard, Complex, The FADER, Wave, and Clash, to name a few.
Popcaan’s music has been widely celebrated for its authenticity and innovation, and he has been recognized for his contributions to the genre by winning several accolades and awards. He has also created the annual Unruly Fest, which brings together stars from across the globe to Jamaica, and his music has been streamed over a billion times globally.
In Great Is He, Popcaan explores all avenues available to showcase his artistry and musical diversity. The album features a mix of conscious and raw lyrics, dance anthems, and love songs, showcasing the breadth of Popcaan’s talent. The collaboration with Drake on “We Caa Done” and Burna Boy on “Aboboyaa” are just a few examples of Popcaan’s ability to bring together some of the biggest names in the industry and create a sound that is truly unique.
The video for “Aboboyaa (feat. Burna Boy)” directed by Meji Alabi is a testament to Popcaan’s music and its impact on the world. The video is a celebration of dancehall, and the energy and excitement that it brings to the table. It showcases Popcaan’s ability to bring together different styles and genres and create a sound that is truly his own.
Popcaan’s Great Is He is a must-listen for anyone who is a fan of dancehall and reggae music. Popcaan’s innovative and authentic style is what sets him apart from the rest and makes him one of the biggest superstars in the world today. With over a billion streams and numerous accolades, Popcaan is a cultural powerhouse, and his music is a testament to his talent and dedication to the genre.