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Music The Best Bob Marley Songs of All Time  

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List Rules Try to avoid adding Wailers tracks that were performed and written by Peter Tosh or Bunny Wailer.

List of the best Bob Marley songs of all time, which has been voted on by reggae fans like you. Undoubtedly the most influential reggae artist of all time, Marley gave us some of the most uplifting and beautiful music the world has ever known. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll hall of fame in 1994, and was awarded a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 2001. Included below are singles that even casual fans will recognize, such as "Buffalo Soldier" and "Redemption Song," as well as lesser known Marley tracks like "Small Axe" and "Keep on Moving." We've included Youtube videos of each song on the list, so if you haven't heard any of these Bob Marley songs you can listen to them below. Is one of your top Bob Marley songs missing from this poll? Add it to the list so it has a chance to rise to the top.

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Stir It Up Catch a Fire

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No Woman, No Cry Natty Dread

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Jamming Kaya

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Exodus Exodus, Kaya

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Positive Vibration Rastaman Vibration

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Sun Is Shining Soul Revolution, The Wailing Wailers, Soul Revolution Part II

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Lively Up Yourself Natty Dread, Exodus

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War

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Who the Cap Fit Rastaman Vibration

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Crazy Baldhead Rastaman Vibration

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Small Axe Burnin'

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Africa Unite Survival

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Johnny Was Rastaman Vibration

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Real Situation Uprising

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Zion Train Uprising

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Slave Driver Catch a Fire

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Ride Natty Ride Survival

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Golden Boy added Midnight Ravers Catch A Fire - Catch A Fire

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Jah Live Rastaman Vibration

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