JIMMY CLIFF - The Best Of Jimmy Cliff (1975)
Jimmy Cliff, OM (born James Chambers; 1 April 1948) is a Jamaican ska and reggae musician, multi-instrumentalist, singer and actor. He is the only living musician to hold the Order of Merit, the highest honour that can be granted by the Jamaican government for achievements in the arts and sciences.
Cliff is best known among mainstream audiences for songs such as "Wonderful World, Beautiful People", "Many Rivers to Cross", "You Can Get It If You Really Want", "The Harder They Come", "Reggae Night" and "Hakuna Matata", and his covers of Cat Stevens' "Wild World" and Johnny Nash's "I Can See Clearly Now" from the film Cool Runnings. He starred in the film The Harder They Come, which helped popularize reggae across the world, and Club Paradise. Cliff was one of five performers inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2010.
TRACKS:01. Hard Road To Travel 02. Sooner Or Later 03. Sufferin' In The Land 04. Keep Your Eyes On The Sparrow 05. Strling Man 06. Wild World 07. Vietnam 08. Another Cycle 09. Wonderful World, Beautiful People 10. The Harder They Come 11. Let Your Yeah Be Yeah 12. Synthetic World 13. I'm No Immigrant 14. Give And Take 15. Many Rivers To Cross 16. Going Back West 17. Sitting In Limbo 18. Come Into My Life 19. You Can Get It If You Really Want 20. Goodbye Yesterday
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