Bob Marley & The Wailers Retrospective

Bob Marley & The Wailers

Bob Marley & The Wailers – Gold (Tuff Gong/Island/Universal Music,
2005)

Bob Marley has become news again with the celebrations of his 60th anniversary
and the controversy about the possible move of is remains to Ethiopia. For
those who want a great collection of Bob Marley songs, this is the album for
you. Bob Marley & The Wailers – Gold brings together 34 selections in a
2-CD set. It includes all of the hits and most popular songs from the reggae
master during his 1972-onward career on the Tuff Gong label. Included are popular reggae anthems such as “Stir It Up,” “I Shot The
Sheriff,” a live “No Woman, No Cry,” “One Love/People Get Ready,” “Get Up, Stand
Up,” “Exodus,” “Jamming” and “Buffalo Soldier.” Other well-known tracks are
“Waiting In Vain” and “Is This Love” as well as “Lively Up Yourself,” “Roots,
Rock, Reggae,” “Sun Is Shining,” a live “Trenchtown Rock” and an acoustic
“Redemption Song.”

The Gold series consists of two-CD retrospectives with complete career
overviews or extensive selections drawn from the artist’s most important years,
digitally remastered tracks, extensive liner notes, credits and period photos.

[Buy the Bob Marley

Gold
album now].

Author: Angel Romero

Angel Romero y Ruiz has been writing about world music and progressive music for many years. He founded the websites worldmusiccentral.org and musicasdelmundo.com. Angel produced several specials for Metropolis (TVE) and co-produced “Musica NA”, a music show for Televisión Española (TVE) in Spain that featured an eclectic mix of world music, fusion, electronica, new age and contemporary classical music. Angel also produced and remastered world music and electronic music albums, compilations and boxed sets for Alula Records, Ellipsis Arts, Music of the World, Lektronic Soundscapes, and Mindchild Records. Angel is currently based in Durham, North Carolina.

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