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Bob Marley – Perfect love and rest in peace


Originally posted on Midnight Raver:
Many who read this blog may already know this, but today is Bob’s birthday.  Marley was born at 2:30 am on February 6, 1945 to Ms. Cedella Booker (Marley) in St. Ann, Jamaica.  Marley would go…

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John Holt – (reggae portrait) / Jamaica


Time for some serious reggae legend. John Holt is  one of the classics from Jamaica. Holt’s style, notably slower and more romantic than most of his contemporaries, is a recognisable forerunner of the lovers rock sub-genre. If you have read my reggae her/history post you … Continue reading

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Pablo U-Wa / Côte d’Ivoire


Pablo U-Wa  is another reggae artist from Côte d’Ivoire.  I am a bit intrigued over the name of his song Sarajevo (on Spotify). So if anyone knows, please help me out since I don’t speak French. If you feel like helping … Continue reading

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