Reggae songs that convey a message of hopelessness

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Re: Reggae songs that convey a message of hopelessness

Postby credezcrew24 » Thu Oct 12, 2017 1:28 am

Thanks again for your contributions. Here are a couple more by the 'Wailing Souls'

Oh What A Feeling - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0PBC9wZseIs

Take We Back - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iOnCbM_curg
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Re: Reggae songs that convey a message of hopelessness

Postby SteveT » Thu Oct 12, 2017 12:12 pm

Burning Spear - The Whole A We Suffer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J2gf38WosAQ

Bounty Killer - Down In The Ghetto

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XhgJQY6IhjI

Cocoa Tea - Poverty

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RYnpJdc_Z1A
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Re: Reggae songs that convey a message of hopelessness

Postby jah_vaults » Thu Oct 12, 2017 7:09 pm

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Re: Reggae songs that convey a message of hopelessness

Postby Don Julian » Fri Oct 13, 2017 2:32 pm

I always get a sense of hopelessness from this track
Horace Smart & The Upsetters - Ruffer Ruff

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5vh7DNhb2Lk

Quintessential sufferers tune.
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Re: Reggae songs that convey a message of hopelessness

Postby KingSimeonSound » Sat Oct 14, 2017 12:31 pm

Unfortunately over the years there have been quite a few tunes made that convey to the listener a great deal of hopelessness. No need for furthr listening...

back on topic. I see a blackman cry - derrick spence riddim with lyrics that cut through.
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Re: Reggae songs that convey a message of hopelessness

Postby jah_vaults » Sat Oct 14, 2017 8:05 pm

Don Julian wrote:I always get a sense of hopelessness from this track
Horace Smart & The Upsetters - Ruffer Ruff

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5vh7DNhb2Lk

Quintessential sufferers tune.
peace
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Yes Don Julian Big up for this song. As soon as i listened i could hear the suffererer TRADEMARK of Lee Perry Studio Black Ark. Real rough & tough sufferer stylee.
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Re: Reggae songs that convey a message of hopelessness

Postby credezcrew24 » Fri Nov 24, 2017 9:16 am

Catchavibe wrote:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xl1DUHzHJSU

The Ethiopians : Things a Get Bad to Worse


That's my new favorite. Thanks man :)
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Re: Reggae songs that convey a message of hopelessness

Postby Reggie Love » Fri Nov 24, 2017 3:01 pm

Winston Jarrett - tired of the system. Love that tune.
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