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Please continue to respect all commenters and create constructive debates. Retrieved 4 July Hung Medien. Retrieved 28 May Honolulu Star-Advertiser. Retrieved 7 January MTV News. Retrieved 27 July Marley and Tosh are said to have co-written the song while touring Haiti, where they encountered extremes of poverty that were the equal of anything in Jamaica.
Interestingly, the lyric specifically criticised religious teachers for creating a smokescreen with promises of a paradise to come, thereby distracting people from claiming their rights as human beings here on this world. Dissatisfactions among the founders built up during a schedule which took them to America for the first time.
Wailer found the touring onerous and once the band had returned to Jamaica, he was reluctant to leave again. An album full of revolutionary fire and fervour, it was also the last, heroic distillation of a line-up that had taken the teenaged Wailer, Tosh and Marley on a journey from the streets of Trenchtown to the brink of global stardom.
View full artist profile. View all similar artists. View all trending tracks. Loading player…. Scrobble from Spotify? Connect to Spotify Dismiss. Search Search. Play album. Length Related Tags reggae roots reggae 70s bob marley Add tags View all tags. From The Album Play album. We can't show you this lyrics snippet right now. Play track. Artist images 19 more. Since they are extr… read more. There are or have been - at least - two bands named The Wailers: - The legendary Jamaican reggae band founded as a ska group , and became a Rastafarian reggae band in , renamed B… read more.
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