With Knowledge Comes Tolerance
Originating out of Jamaica, a RUDE BOY/RUDE GIRL is an unruly urban youth, period. This page, however, is dedicated to those Rudies coming out of the 60's who listened to ska, rocksteady music, and/or skinhead raggae. With the big influx of Jamaicans into the UK in the 60's, Rudies became a genuine clique that is now internationally appreciated.
MUSTS: pork pie hat; skinny jazz tie
Disclaimer: We, as humans, like to define things. On these pages, definitions may vary from region to region, but Hella Cliques, through intense research, has tried to bring you the rawest history of each clique. DON'T BE A POSER!