Origin of the term 'Jump Up'

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  1. ThePapa

    ThePapa Suffragette City..

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    For those who are interested the term comes from a certain style of dancehall that came about in '87 onwards.

    People like Super Cat and Buju were the original jump up artists. Fast forward this clip to 6m02 and you'll understand why it was called 'jump up'.

     
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  2. Dagz

    Dagz Well-Known Member

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    Nerh


    The term "Jump Up" comes from a sub genre of drum and bass music. It originally started in 2008 when a Dj Hazard released a track called Machete.


    Hope this helps
     
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    Catsel Well-Known Dismember

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    naaaa.

    jump up comes from when someone said.. u can't climb up that tree! so he said. jump up. and music was playin. and yea. :hype::hype::hype:
     
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  4. Toejam

    Toejam OOOBEY DOOBEY

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    Righto David, thanks for that valuable nugget of stuff

    Do we regulate how most sub genres are called by how excited black people get, thats how it works i guess
     
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    Norwax Well-Known Member

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    need moar threads about jump up
     
  6. Shatner's Bosom

    Shatner's Bosom murder TANMUSHIMUSHI

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  7. D-Jhepz

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    lol loving the jump threads again this morning
     
  8. ThePapa

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    More jump up imo..

     
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  9. Jackp0t

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    Wrong, jump up comes from what the speakers whisper to the vinyl needle so they don't have to endure more of that shite.
     
  10. DJ X-Ray

    DJ X-Ray Women respond to bass

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    This^^
     
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  11. johneysvk

    johneysvk tnuc

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    vinyl? mate this isn't 1920
     
  12. Teddy

    Teddy 60% Staff Member

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    the origin of benber breaks comes from some guys big brother who always call him ''Pecan nutti' as music artist which means fire/flammmme and for pecan nutti ( a song ) is like a bender that will bum to completion.