What is slackness to one social group represents art to another.
This inherent contradiction runs deep in our culture over what constitutes acceptable behaviour to the competing social classes.
Dancehall music by artistes such as Killer T, Soul Jah Love, Bounty Lisa, Lady Squanda, Quonfused, Seh Calaz, Dadza D, Shinsoman, Level 2, Guspy Warrior and many others, has brought about “slackness”, “vulgarity” and “obscene behaviour” among Zimbabwe’s youth.
And let’s face it, sex is far more enjoyable than the chore of doing pelvic floor exercises on your own! Prevent a heart attack Lots of studies have found that regular sex can ward off heart attacks, not bring them on as it was once feared.
One study at Queen’s University Belfast found that having sex three times a week could halve your risk of having a heart attack or stroke.
Frequent sex has also been found to help balance a woman’s hormones and regulate her periods, which can further boost chances of conceiving. Fight colds and flu Having sex once or twice a week has been found to raise your body’s levels of an antibody called immunoglobulin A, or Ig A, which can protect you from colds and flu. Disease-proof your body Having high levels of the natural steroid DHEA, known as “the anti-ageing hormone”, is believed to be key to keeping your body fitter for longer.
One study found people who have sex more than once a week have 30% higher levels of Ig A than those who abstain. During sex, DHEA is secreted throughout the body, and after an orgasm, the level in the bloodstream soars to five times its normal amount. Lengthen your life A study carried out in Australia found people who climaxed at least three times a week had a 50% lower chance of dying for any medical reason than those who only climaxed once a month. Shift your middle-age spread and keep fit Thirty minutes of vigorous sex burns up to 100 calories, which is the same as a small glass of wine.
In fact, during his 10-year study, Weeks found quality was as important as quantity, with the anti-ageing benefits stronger if the sex was classed as “loving”. Semen health was found to be best when sex had last occurred less than two days before the sperm was tested and was greatly decreased after 10 days of abstinence.
If you’re trying for a baby, keep sperm fresh and in tip-top shape by having sex at least twice a week, and not only around the time of the woman’s ovulation.Lady Squanda, for instance, has had some of her songs banned on radio because of their explicit content.The different social classes have always been at odds concerning what constitutes acceptable moral behaviour.Yes indeed, the ghetto youths have found an outlet which they use to reach out to the rest of the society, but in all honesty, who wants to be associated with dirty lyrics, sexually seductive dances, violence and drug abuse which have become the hallmark of dancehall music?Music is such a powerful force and its impact on society should not be taken lightly.They must also ask themselves “what is revolutionary” and being led by a leader “who sleeps all the time in meetings‚ can no longer even hold a pen or write half a page”‚ Ndlozi said of President Robert Mugabe.