Programmes in the season
Live concert featuring Big Youth, Ken Boothe, Neville Staple, Ali Campbell and others.
Documentary chronicling the rocksteady era of Jamaican music, which led to reggae.
Film telling the story of one of the most influential Jamaican artists, Toots Hibbert.
With Bob Marley, Gregory Isaacs, Desmond Dekker, Burning Spear, Dennis Brown and more.
The Cimarons, Winston Groovy, Dennis Alcapone, the Marvels, Nicky Thomas and the Pioneers.
The Specials perform at the Colchester Institute in 1979, playing hits such as Gangsters.
Three young Jamaican reggae artists fight to rise up from obscurity and into history.
Drama about a young black man living Brixton in 1980 who fronts a dub sound system.
Mark Radcliffe introduces a set from Jamaica's Toots and the Maytals.
Film exploring the impact of the world on Bob Marley and of Bob Marley on the world.
About the season
Reggae Britannia - a season of programmes on BBC Four.
More reggae on the BBC
Music Showcase: Reggae Britannia
Including artists Dennis Bovell, Viv Albertine, Big Youth, Boy George, Don Letts and more
BBC Music Blog: Reggae Britannia
Jeremy Marre, the director and producer talks about filming.
Ali Campbell and Dennis Bovell
BBC Breakfast: Reggae is as influential as it was in the 60's and 70's.
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