Nu Tones win the Trinidad & Tobago Panorama playing the tune High Mas

Angel Harps win Grenada Panorama

Ebony wins the UK Panorama

Despers USA win New York Panorama

St. Vincent Panorama – Starlift Steel Orchestra win

St. Lucia Panorama – Diamond Steel Orchestra win

United Steelband Association formed – will become United States Steel Band Association Inc. in 2001

1998 20th Century Steel Band’s “Heaven & Hell Is On Earth” is sampled by La The Darkman

Spring Water by La the Darkman feat. Raekwon (1998)

Multiple Elements
Hip-Hop / Rap / R&B

 

1998 20th Century Steel Band’s “Heaven & Hell Is On Earth” is sampled by the Black Eye Peas

Say Goodbye by Black Eyed Peas (1998)

Vocals / Lyrics
Hip-Hop / Rap / R&B

 

1998 20th Century Steel Band’s “Heaven & Hell Is On Earth” is sampled by Canibus

Let’s Ride by Canibus (1998)

Vocals / Lyrics
Hip-Hop / Rap / R&B

 

1998 20th Century Steel Band’s “Heaven & Hell Is On Earth” is sampled by Lauryn Hill

Lost Ones (Remix)by Lauryn Hill (1998)

Vocals / Lyrics
Hip-Hop / Rap / R&B 

 

1998 20th Century Steel Band’s “Heaven & Hell Is On Earth” is sampled by Lauryn Hill

Every Ghetto, Every City by Lauryn Hill (1998)

Vocals / Lyrics
Hip-Hop / Rap / R&B

 

1998 20th Century Steel Band’s “Heaven & Hell Is On Earth” is sampled by Father Dom

No Welfare Kids by Father Dom (1998)

Vocals / Lyrics
Hip-Hop / Rap / R&B

 

1998 20th Century Steel Band’s “Heaven & Hell Is On Earth” is sampled by The Anonymous

Green and Gold by The Anonymous feat. Eminem (1998)

Vocals / Lyrics
Hip-Hop / Rap / R&B