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Ska is a music genre that originated in Jamaica in the late 1950s, and was the precursor to rocksteady and reggae.[1] Ska combined elements of Caribbean mento and calypso with American jazz and rhythm and blues. It is characterized by a walking bass line accented with rhythms on the offbeat. In the early 1960s, ska was the dominant music genre of Jamaica and was popular with British mods. Later it became popular with many skinheads. Music historians typically divide the history of ska into three periods: the original Jamaican scene of the 1960s (First Wave), the English 2 Tone ska revival of the late 1970s (Second Wave) and the third wave ska movement, which started in the 1980s (Third Wave ... Read More


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WALK ON WATER - (by Right Track)  Year: 2012
Right Track Upbeat ska track with full live band, fab Linda Hall female vocal and Blue Beat style alto sax solo. Sixties dancehall vibe, happy and uplifting. Great for party scenes from that era. Includes singalong "Woh-oh" vocal lick. Female Vocals, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Reggae, Ska
530801 4:26 Medium 124   
Variation A (backing track-Instru) - Reggae, Ska
534246 4:52 Medium 123   
Variation B (Instrumental version) - Reggae, Ska
557733 4:33 Medium 123   


RAINY DAY SKA - (by Jeremy Sherman)  Year: 2008
Jeremy Sherman A charming, slowish Ska in minor key with a nosey trumpet lead line, slightly comic. There is also an underscore version without the trumpet, which is great as a background groove, has more of a reggae feel, and shows off the cool bass line. Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Reggae, Ska
277817 1:02 Medium 124   
30sec (30-secs version) - Reggae, Ska
277814 0:31 Medium 124   
60sec (Underscore) - Reggae, Ska
277816 1:02 Medium 124   
Loop (Loop) - Reggae, Reggae (pending)
277815 0:16 Medium 125   


SKA PARTY - (by Art Munson)  Year: 2014
Art Munson A festive, happy and infectious ska track. A mixture of Tropical, Reggae and Afro styles featuring a catchy melody and a smokin' horn section. Upbeat and lively sets a party mood. Jamaica, tropical, Game shows, travel, Caribbean, parties, vacations. Instrumental, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
9 Mixes Available
644792 1:34 Fast 170   


SKATOON - (by Jeremy Sherman)  Year: 2008
Jeremy Sherman Uptempo Ska with a slightly punky cartoon mood. There is also an underscore version available, which displays more of the reggae feel and exposes the bass line. Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Bed - Reggae, Ska
281576 0:56 Med Fast 140   
Loop (Loop) - Reggae, Ska
281574 0:14 Med Fast 140   
Bed (Underscore) - Reggae, Ska
281575 0:55 Med Fast 140   
30sec (30-secs version) - Reggae, Ska
281573 0:28 Med Fast 140   


ANYWHERE - (by Face First)  Year: 2010
Face First Palm-muted clean Guitar intro with lots of backing Vocals into back and forth composition moving between fast-paced punk chords and a laid back horn driven melody section. Sounds like No Doubt Meets Green Day. Male Vocals, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Reggae, Ska
389102 1:22 Medium 126   


STAND UP - (by Face First)  Year: 2010
Face First High speed punk intro with horn melody and skankin' verses. Sounds like No Doubt Meets Green Day. Male Vocals, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Bed - Reggae, Ska
389100 0:49 Fast 155   


SURF POLICE - (by Dean Graham Wolfe)  Year: 2014
Dean Graham Wolfe America's Funniest Home Videos Theme song on Steroids; Super Energetic blend of surfer sound and ska beat: theme song for kids cartoon; theme for podcast for lively topic; instant brain parasite catchy melody, Instrumental, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Reggae, Ska
704526 2:36 Med Fast 132   


GROAN (STINGER) - (by Three Against Four)  Year: 2010
Three Against Four Bizarre, fast, instrumental ska rock track. Instrumentation includes electric guitar, bass guitar, and various percussion. Fun and action filled, would be good for cartoons, children's television or movies, or action films. Could also be used in a racing or action video game. Exciting and quick. Instrumental, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Stinger - Reggae, Ska
395941 0:07 Medium 122   
30sec - Reggae, Ska
395918 0:31 Medium 122   
Full Track - Reggae, Ska
395938 1:51 Medium 122   
60sec - Reggae, Ska
395939 1:00 Medium 122   
15sec - Reggae, Ska
395940 0:15 Medium 122   


STAND UP - (by Face First)  Year: 2010
Face First High speed punk intro with horn melody and skankin' verses. Sounds like No Doubt Meets Green Day. Male Vocals, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Reggae, Ska
389089 1:25 Fast 155   


75 - (by Face First)  Year: 2010
Face First Fun medium tempo Punk Rock song. No horns, lots of oh's and woah's. Sounds like No Doubt Meets Green Day. Male Vocals, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Reggae, Ska
389105 0:58 Medium 115   


BROKEN - (by Face First)  Year: 2010
Face First Fast tune with no horns, palm-muted chords into straight ahead Lead Guitar work and tons of backing Vocals. Sounds like No Doubt Meets Green Day. Male Vocals, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Reggae, Ska
389092 1:58 Med Fast 145   


SWEET POTATO SKA - (by Dream Valley Music)  Year: 2012
Dream Valley Music Catchy bombastic brass in this upbeat authentic sounding vintage 1950's / 1960's ska reggae in the style of Trojan Records/Studio One. Modern drum loops add a contemporary feel. Fun and a little wild, wacky. Instrumental, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Reggae, Ska
570166 3:13 Med Fast 136   
30sec - Childrens, Childrens Instrumentals
570159 0:31 Med Fast 136   
60sec - Reggae, Ska
570160 1:01 Med Fast 136   
Loop A - Reggae, Ska
570161 0:15 Med Fast 136   
Loop B - Reggae, Ska
570162 0:30 Med Fast 136   
Loop C - Reggae, Ska
570164 0:15 Med Fast 136   
Variation (Underscore) - Reggae, Ska
570165 3:13 Med Fast 136   
Loop - Hip Hop, Caribbe Hip Hop
570163 0:15 Med Fast 136   


DANCE HALL SKA - (by Jeremy Sherman)  Year: 2013
Jeremy Sherman Old time Ska, with organ top line, Genuine retro 1960's / 1970's sound, Fun and cheeky, Instrumental, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Reggae, Ska
626395 2:37 Med Fast 120   
60sec - Reggae, Ska
626390 1:00 Med Fast 120   
Loop A - Reggae, Ska
626391 0:17 Med Fast 120   
Loop B - Reggae, Ska
626392 0:24 Med Fast 120   
Loop C - Reggae, Ska
626393 0:09 Med Fast 120   
Variation (Underscore) - Dramatic, Whimsical Music
626394 2:36 Med Fast 120   
30sec - Reggae, Dancehall
626389 0:30 Med Fast 120   


REDS UNDER THE BED - (by Jeremy Sherman)  Year: 2011
Jeremy Sherman Up-tempo Ska with a slightly Russian or Eastern European feel. Electric guitar, mandolin. Key change on verses 3 & 4. Instrumental, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Reggae, Ska
520802 2:03 Med Fast 135   
60sec - Reggae, Ska
520798 1:01 Med Fast 135   
Variation (Underscore) - Reggae, Ska
520801 2:03 Med Fast 135   
Loop A - Reggae, Ska
520799 0:22 Med Fast 135   
Loop B - Reggae, Ska
520800 0:22 Med Fast 135   
30sec - Reggae, Ska
520797 0:31 Med Fast 136   


DANCE HALL SKA - (by Jeremy Sherman)  Year: 2013
Jeremy Sherman Old time Ska, with organ top line, Genuine retro 1960''s / 1970''s sound, Fun and cheeky, Instrumental, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Reggae, Ska
594084 2:37 Medium 120   
30sec - Reggae, Ska
594078 0:30 Medium 120   
60sec - Reggae, Ska
594079 1:00 Medium 120   
Loop A - Reggae, Ska
594080 0:17 Medium 120   
Loop B - Reggae, Ska
594081 0:24 Medium 120   
Loop C - Reggae, Ska
594082 0:09 Medium 120   
Variation (Underscore) - Dramatic, Whimsical Music
594083 2:36 Medium 120   


RULED GIRLS - (by Selector)  Year: 2009
Selector Up-tempo Reggae/Ska/Hip-Hop with Jamaican male lead vocal ala Black-eyed Peas, Toots and the Maytals, The Police. Lots of fun and perfect for youth culture film/TV, dance, clubs, girls, money, party themes. Male Rap & Vocals, Hip Hop, Party Rap & Hip Hop
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Party Rap & Hip Hop
361177 3:21 Med Fast 148   
30sec - Hip Hop, Party Rap & Hip Hop
365997 0:31 Med Fast 148   
60sec - Reggae, Ska
545634 1:01 Med Fast 148   
Variation (Instrumental mix) - Reggae, Ska
361176 3:21 Med Fast 148   


A MINOR SKA - (by Jeremy Sherman)  Year: 2007
Jeremy Sherman Ska is a form of Jamaican music which began in the early 1960s. Combining elements of traditional mento and calypso with an American jazz and rhythm and blues sound, it was a precursor in Jamaica to rocksteady and later reggae. It is the predominant form of music listened to by Rudeboys, Mods, and S, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Reggae, Ska
267769 1:12 Med Fast 130   
30sec (30-secs version) - Reggae, Reggae
267765 0:31 Med Fast 130   
Full Track (No Horns version) - Reggae, Ska
267768 1:13 Med Fast 130   
60sec (60-secs version) - Reggae, Ska
267766 1:01 Med Fast 130   
Loop (Loop) - Reggae, Ska
267767 0:23 Med Fast 130   


SUNDAY SKA - (by Jeremy Sherman)  Year: 2013
Jeremy Sherman Cool and bouncy ska / reggae, Electric guitar, electric bass, hammond organ, Instrumental, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Reggae, Ska
626336 2:43 Med Fast 125   
Loop A - Reggae, Ska
626332 0:35 Med Fast 125   
Loop B - Reggae, Ska
626333 0:18 Med Fast 125   
Loop C - Reggae, Ska
626334 0:35 Med Fast 125   
Variation (Underscore) - Dramatic, Whimsical Music
626335 2:41 Med Fast 125   


PARTY CRASHERS (FULL) - (by Ron Komie)  Year: 2012
Ron Komie Up-tempo rock ska ala Real Big Fish, The Police. Lots of fun and perfect for youth culture film/TV, dance, clubs, girls, money, party themes. Instrumental, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec - Reggae, Ska
562089 0:33 Very Fast 173   
Bed A (Drums and Bass Only) - Reggae, Ska
562088 0:33 Very Fast 173   
Bed B (No Brass) - Reggae, Ska
562090 0:32 Very Fast 173   
Bed C (No Guitar) - Reggae, Ska
562091 0:34 Very Fast 173   


SKA PARK - (by Jeremy Sherman)  Year: 2008
Jeremy Sherman Uptempo ska with an organ top line. Happy and fun! Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Reggae, Ska
281572 1:09 Med Fast 145   
Loop (Loop A) - Reggae, Ska
281569 0:07 Med Fast 146   
Full Track (Underscore) - Reggae, Ska
281571 1:08 Med Fast 145   
30sec (30-secs version) - Reggae, Ska
281568 0:32 Med Fast 145   
Loop (Loop B) - Reggae, Ska
281570 0:27 Med Fast 145   


BOXER - (by Nurko Karabegovic)  Year: 2010
Nurko Karabegovic A classical British ska punk song like "Madness." Features brass section, walking bass and "rock steady" drum beat. Up beat melodies & instrument harmonizing. Fun, entertaining, High energy, Anarchy, Skinhead, Up Tempo. Frat Party, club bar lounge. Dancing Hip crazy 20-somethings partying down. Instrumental, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Reggae, Ska
425506 2:06 Fast 162   


SKA 2 IT (15 SEC) - (by Al Cohen)  Year: 2010
Al Cohen An upbeat instrumental ska-rock track. Instrumentation includes electric guitar, drums and a slappy bass guitar. Fun and exciting, the piece has a beachy feel. Perfect for travel television, or scenes located on a beach. A happy and carefree attitude is projected. Good for children's TV or film. Instrumental, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
15sec - Reggae, Ska
392279 0:17 Fast 163   
30sec - Reggae, Ska
392261 0:32 Fast 163   
Full Track - Reggae, Ska
392277 2:30 Fast 163   
60sec - Reggae, Ska
392278 1:00 Fast 163   
Stinger - Reggae, Ska
392280 0:10 Fast 163   


SKATOWN - (by Big Sound Music)  Year: 2005
Big Sound Music Energetic ska. Instrumental, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Reggae, Ska
212549 2:11 Med Slow 85   
30sec - Reggae, Ska
212943 0:32 Med Slow 85   
15sec - Reggae, Ska
212944 0:13 Med Slow 85   


JET SET SKA - (by Jeremy Sherman)  Year: 2009
Jeremy Sherman Cheesy, uptempo ska, lounge, with trumpet and organ top line. Also available as an Underscore version, without the lead instruments. Instrumental, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
10 Mixes Available
431631 3:49 Med Fast 140   


BETTER DEN DAT - (by Selector)  Year: 2011
Selector Up-tempo Reggae/Ska/Hip-Hop with Jamaican male lead vocal ala Black-eyed Peas, Toots and the Maytals, The Police. Lots of fun and perfect for youth culture film/TV, dance, clubs, girls, money, party themes. Male Rap & Vocals, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Vocal Mix) - Reggae, Ska
474315 2:38 Fast 150   
Variation (Instrumental Mix) - Reggae, Ska
474314 2:37 Fast 150   


STRAWS (60 SEC) - (by Three Against Four)  Year: 2010
Three Against Four Funky laid back alternative rock instrumental track. Instrumentation includes electric guitar, bass guitar, and drum set. Fun and outgoing, could be used in scenes for a night out. Family, teens, or 20s. The bassline gives the track its funky feel. Appropriate for an energetic party or dance. Instrumental, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Reggae, Ska
395951 1:01 Very Fast 179   


DOGS GONE WILD (WP) 01 MT - (by William Pearson)  Year: 2011
William Pearson Bari sax leads on this fast-paced, comedic, grooving Ska track. Funny dancing, animal tricks, cooking humor, comedic gangsters, kid mischief, silly stunts, halloween parties, aliens. Variations include: Alt1 organ & rhythm track; Alt2 featuring Bass melody; Alt3 Rhythm only. Instrumental, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Reggae, Ska
489184 2:31 Fast 152   
Variation A - Cartoon, Cartoon Goof Music
488469 2:30 Fast 152   
Variation B - Cartoon, Cartoon Goof Music
488470 2:30 Fast 152   


STAND UP - (by Face First)  Year: 2009
Face First High speed punk intro with horn melody and skankin' verses. Male Vocals, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Reggae, Ska
384438 1:25 Fast 155   


DOWN THE TRACK - (by Jeremy Sherman)  Year: 2011
Jeremy Sherman Southern States R&B / Funk a la "Little Feat". Featuring horn section and slide guitar. Ska feel. An Underscore version is also available. Instrumental, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Reggae, Ska
578149 2:54 Med Slow 95   
Loop - RnB, Southern Soul
520757 0:21 Med Slow 95   
Variation (Underscore) - RnB, Southern Soul
520759 2:54 Med Slow 95   
Loop A - RnB, Southern Soul
520756 0:31 Med Slow 95   
Loop B - RnB, Southern Soul
520758 0:31 Med Slow 95   


SKA MAD - (by Jeremy Sherman)  Year: 2008
Jeremy Sherman A type of music that originates from Reggae and Jamaican music. The British punk movement also borrowed from Ska, and a good example of a band that made Ska popular in the mainstream was the UK pop/party band, 'Madness'. (Remember the song, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Reggae, Ska
281567 1:01 Med Fast 144   
60sec (Underscore) - Reggae, Ska
281566 1:01 Med Fast 144   
30sec (30-secs version) - Reggae, Ska
281564 0:32 Med Fast 144   
Loop (Loop) - Reggae, Reggae (pending)
281565 0:14 Med Fast 144   


BROKEN - (by Face First)  Year: 2010
Face First Fast tune with no horns, palm-muted chords into straight ahead Lead Guitar work and tons of backing Vocals. Sounds like No Doubt Meets Green Day. Male Vocals, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Reggae, Ska
389103 1:12 Med Fast 145   


SPECIAL BREW BOYS (30SEC FX MIX) - (by Alec Makinson)  Year: 2011
Alec Makinson Perky, happy and bright novelty pop track with rhythmic DIY sound FX. Features hammond organ, electric bass, electric guitar, saxophones, drum kit and sound effects. Makes a great stand-out commercial for handymen, DIY stores, Tool Stores etc. 30sec version with FX & 30sec version without FX. Instrumental, Corporate, Radio/Multimedia
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec (30sec commercial ) - Corporate, Radio/Multimedia
473071 0:31 Med Fast 132   
30sec (30sec commercial) - Reggae, Ska
473078 0:31 Med Fast 132   


C.J. - (by Face First)  Year: 2010
Face First Clean Guitar work into horn trill and fast-paced punk chords with the horn section backing the Vocals Sounds like No Doubt Meets Green Day. Hot fun fiery wild & hilarious. Teens tweens 20-somethings, fast dancing quirky crazy and swaggering with attitude and confidence! Male Vocals, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec (Wild & Fun) - Reggae, Ska
389107 0:52 Fast 150   


DRIVING REGGAE - (by Michael Gaughan)  Year: 2014
Michael Gaughan Driving Reggae with a classic Ska beat topped with memorable melody and cool handclaps, first section with lec guitar played mandolin style, opens with a purposeful and forceful mood,2nd section no melody for dialogue if required,3rd section variation on beginning then outro. Instrumental, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Reggae, Ska
701099 1:17 Med Fast 147   


OUR DESTINY - (by Face First)  Year: 2010
Face First Fast Rockin' song with horn intro and pick slide into driving beat and raging chords. Killer chorus melody with background Vocals. Sounds like No Doubt Meets Green Day. Male Vocals, Reggae, Ska
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Reggae, Ska
389106 1:00 Fast 162   


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