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Reggae - musical genre that develops in Jamaica in the context of independence movement (1962)
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Reggae • Backbeat (rhythm guitar chops on beats 2 and 4) • Heavy emphasis on beat 3 • Relaxed groove, slower tempo • Toasting / Chanting • Lyrics: Political Themes as well as Love Songs
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Bob Marley (1945–1981) • Jamaican reggae singer, guitarist, activist international superstar • “peace, music, love, and liberty”
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Bob Marley (1945–1981) • Jamaican reggae singer, guitarist, activist international superstar • “peace, music, love, and liberty” • Rastafari Movement • Haile Selassie
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Bob Marley (1945–1981) • Jamaican reggae singer, guitarist, activist international superstar • “peace, music, love, and liberty” • Rastafari Movement • marijuana as a sacrament
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“Get Up, Stand Up” (1974) We're sick and tired of your ism-schism game Die and go to heaven in Jesus' name, Lord We know when we understand
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This note was uploaded on 01/20/2012 for the course MUSICOLOGY 123 taught by Professor Garret during the Fall '10 term at University of Michigan.

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