Boys tease each other with derogatory names "fish", "faggot", "batty boy" and "batty man".
Within that pride is a deep certainty real men are heterosexual.
While Jamaica threw off colonial rule it retained the British prohibition on sodomy.
It really is cause for concern."He says the experience of gay men varies enormously.
Middle-class men from well-off families are often fully accepted by their families.
"So, this conversation needed to grow and I wanted to be a part of the growth of it."Stephens and Etana are at the forefront of a push to turn the image of reggae around.