The Best Ska Album in the World Ever. AllMusic Rating (Shanty Town) · Desmond Dekker · Desmond Dekker & the Aces. The Tide Is High. Checkout the below listed latest and best top 10 best Ska songs of all time , Ska is a music genre whose origin can be traced back to Jamaica back in the. [b][color red]Looking at the track lists of each of these albums and compilations a Ska-Head's heart jumps up with the offbeat. Listen all you Rude Boys & Rude. Without question, this is my favourite band. One of the best ska bands of the 90s or really any decade for that matter. The root of all third wave, an awesome band to originate such a great genre. If you are using a VPN, and other users of the same VPN are abusing the service, then you'll be automatically banned as well. Meet Brother Ape and their mega riffs from Sweden. So many people forget just how influential and fantastic these were In the 90's. Blame the lack of subtlety built into this fast-paced, brass-powered, offbeat dance music. The song was released to much acclaim peaking in UK charts. This selection draws heavily from the band's faultless hits compilations, Complete Madness and Utter Madness. The Cuban-born Laurel began his career as a calypso singer and was among the first artists to record in Jamaica. Still to this day, I see most of the 90's line-up around, in their other bands. Their music is happy with a fun twist. These bands are widely considered some of the best in the genre and with good reason. Can't wait to see then at riot fest this year! Notify me of follow-up comments by email. If you notice that a ska band is missing from this list, feel free to add them. Radio Listen Live or to your favourite shows On Demand. I had a compilation album that I listened to over and over.