… songs written by Bob Andy. This is some heavy reggae history.Please read it
Perfect love!

Midnight Raver

© Imani Collings

Bob Andy.  Ever heard of him? I didn’t think so.  How about Dennis Brown? Barrington Levy? Freddie McGregor? Gregory Isaacs? I-Roy? J.C. Lodge? Ken Boothe? Marcia Griffiths? Luciano? Maxi Priest? Mighty Diamonds? Sanchez? Sluggy Ranks? The Specials? Wayne Wonder? UB40? Now we’re talking, right?  These are, without a doubt, the biggest names to ever emerge from the reggae music scene in Jamaica and the UK.  What is the common thread among these gifted artists? They have all performed songs written by Bob Andy, a man who is called “the greatest living songwriter in Jamaican music” and “one of the best songwriters in the world.”  As weighty as those descriptions are, they do not do Bob Andy’s talent the justice it deserves.  I am talking about a man who has written, produced, arranged, and sung the most touching, the most ethereal, the…

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The two most important things in life are love and music. I would almost say that they are the same; love is life and life is music. Perfect love!
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  1. marleyrkives says:

    Nice reblog! I really appreciate the support! Love your blog…its crucial.
    Midnight Raver

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