The term tai-pan (Chinese: 大班; pinyin: Dàbān) The Cantonese colloquialism is for business executives of any origin. Its literal meaning is top class, which is comparable to the English slang term big shot.
BBC Four examine the influence of reggae music throughout Great Britain in their documentary tittled “Reggae Britannia”. The influential form of music captivated a massive audience which would eventually see itself become a cornerstone of other musical genres including punk. If you have a lazy weekend in your plans, the documentary definitely worth checking out.