Based on official UK top 100 singles chart week commencing 15th April
1. Drake featuring Wizkid & Kyla
Don't listen to the afrobeats or UK funky claims, Drake made a dancehall song with elements of the aforementioned. But I addressed that in the 'Mis-Appreciation of Jamaican Culture' post.
2. Sia feat. Sean Paul - Cheap Thrills
Sidenote: Song declined by Rihanna
5. Zara Larrson - Lush Life
Sidenote: Allegedly a song declined by Rihanna. Not sure how true that is.
10. Rihanna feating Drake - Work (peak chart position 2)
13. Major Lazer feat. Nyla & Fuse ODG- Light It Up (peak chart position 7)
Sidenote: Nyla is part of Brick & Lace fame. They dropped one of the best written dancehall pop crossover songs ever in Love is Wicked. I believe she's the singer although she singjay's on this.
26. Justin Bieber - Sorry (peak chart position 1)
39. AlunaGeorge feat. Popcaan - I'm In Control
43. Kygo - Stay (peak chart position 20)
58. Jay Sean feat. Sean Paul - Make My Love Go (peak chart position 49)
73. Major Lazer feat. MØ - Lean On (peak chart position 2)
Sidenote: Rihanna rejected this in its original reggae form
10 of the top 100 best songs in the UK chart (including 5 of the top 20) has a Jamaican artist (in bold) or wouldn't exist without Jamaican influence. Just thought I'd chart this progress for now.