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Clapton plays Tosh on new album

It has been 40 years since Eric Clapton famously covered Bob Marley’s “I Shot The Sheriff,” and I guess we owe him some thanks because who knows how this whole reggae thing would have fared had he not spotlighted Marley’s undeniable talent as a songwriter.  He obviously holds...
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Streisand covers Marley?

Everyone knows that Eric Clapton famously covered Bob Marley’s “I Shot The Sheriff,” making it a huge international hit and launching Marley into the international conversation.  But did you know that Barbra Streisand also covered a Marley tune in 1975 on her album Butterfly? Check Streisand’s little known...
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Light As A Feather, Heavy Like Lead

This interview finds Bob Marley being torn almost to shreds by adoring fans at The Lyceum; dancing in a London club with a towel draped around his neck like a boxer; fielding questions about former band members Peter Tosh and Bunny Wailer at a press conference; reacting to...
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