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UNESCO introduced reggae to the list of masterpieces of the oral and intangible cultural heritage of humanity. On Friday, November 29, reported the Twitter account of the organization.
“Urgent: Jamaican reggae music have just been included in the list of intangible cultural heritage! Congratulations!” — stated in the message.
Musical direction was formed in Jamaica in the 1960-ies. The most famous performer of reggae is Bob Marley.
Earlier in the list of intangible heritage of UNESCO was introduced Belgian beer, rice and yoga.
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