Linton kwesi johnson forces of victory

Showing of 9 reviews. The lyrics are primarily about battling racism in England, continuing his theme from his first recording, Dread Beat and Blood. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.

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The strength of message continues with It Noh Funny, a poem about youth running wild in no certain direction, johnaon no certain destination. Share your thoughts with other customers. Opener "Want Fi Go Rave" is as cool and confident as anything by Gregory Isaacs or Prince Buster, while "It Noh Funny", a homage to the realities of youth, gives Bovell plenty of room for the interaction of drum and delay.

Dressed in red and feelin' dread Dressed in green and vorces mean Dressed in purple and dressed in yella Dressed in blue and we're comin' right through. After thirty years of listening, I still play the first two Linton albums, for the music, the lwesi and that it takes me back to the streets of South London and seeing the discrimination against black youth that predictably blew up in the Brixton and other areas rioting.

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BBC Review Packed johhson wry observation and political conviction. Reality Poem Reality Poem. This was the follow up I bought to the very powerful "Dread, Beat and Blood". MP3 Music, May 19, "Please retry". Dennis Bovell is a sound master second to none and the blistering soundscape adds power to the words.

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As another European poet expressed it earlier in joynson last millenia likewise with sublime instrumental: King Tubbys Meets Rockers Uptown. All Discs are inspected and guaranteed. Share Facebook Twitter Pinterest. Please try again later.

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What other items do customers buy after viewing this item? One of the greatest poets of our time, he also happens to be a tremendous reggae artist. MP3 Music Verified Purchase. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon.

East Dane Designer Men's Fashion. He has a master guitar player victiry lays down some classic tunes on this, his finest recording. In the end, you've got striking poetry with a tight roots reggae beat that leads you to inspiring, conscious, often times dramatic, music.

Forces of Victory

It was a lost opportunity that instead delivered us Thatcher and a future of dispossessing even more youth and marginalising their culture. Start your day free trial. We're the forces of viktry and we're comin' right through We're the forces of viktry now whatcha gonna do.

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