What does “Riddim” mean?

What is a “Riddim”?

The slang term “Riddim” is a noun which was originated in the Caribbean’s and is used by Jamaicans and rappers in rap/hip-hop music to represent a rhythm or beat.

Riddim is a Jamaican patois way of saying “rhythm”.

The term “Riddim” has been used by AJ Tracey, Earl Sweatshirt, Stormzy, Frisco, Jme, Chip, and many more rappers.

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