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Pluto wrote:ephteeay wrote: As for his significance as a "third world figure", it could be said that there are places in the world where people might have never heard of Elvis, Beatles or the Stones, but they certainly know Bob Marley.
And am I right in thinking that pre-Island it was very much The Wailers whereas with Island it became Bob Marley AND the Wailers?
DrSuperlove wrote:you might as well dub jimmy cliff and desmond dekker! he got so popular because of the concessions in sound he and his producers made to western pop and rock aesthetics and that commercializing effort renders his island work unfit for dj versions, dubs, what have you