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The Best Burning Spear Albums of All Time

Updated June 14, 2019 495 votes 202 voters 8.1k views27 items

List RulesThis list includes studio albums only, so if you add an album make sure it's a proper studio release.

Burning Spear is one of the greatest roots reggae artists of all time, not to mention quite possibly the most influential. Here, you'll find a complete list of the best Burning Spear albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Burning Spear discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Burning Spear albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Burning Spear singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Burning Spear album isn't high enough on the list, then be sure to vote for it so it receives the credit it deserves. Make sure you don't just vote for critically acclaimed albums; if you have a favorite Burning Spear album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the Best Burning Spear album of all time?" or "What are the top Burning Spear albums?" then this list will answer your questions. Jamaican singer Burning Spear, who's name is Winston Rodney, got his start in music back in 1969, going on to lead a successful career, influencing roots reggae artists to come next. Throughout a long career, Burning Spear has released a long list of incredible albums. The list here includes every studio album, such as Marcus Garvey and Man in the Hills.

This list of popular Burning Spear albums has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. You can share your own opinion by voting up any albums you think are best, while voting down any you feel should be lower on the list.

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  • 1
    Marcus Garvey

    ArtistBurning Spear

    TracksGive Me, Jordan River, Jordan River

    Genres (Music)Reggae

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    Living Dub, Volume 2

    ArtistBurning Spear

    TracksMarcus Dub, Cry Africa, Foggy

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    Mek We Dweet
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    ArtistBurning Spear

    TracksMek Me Dweet in Dub, Civilization, My Roots

    Length (mins)00:42:41

    Genres (Music)Reggae

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    Studio One Presents Burning Spear

    ArtistBurning Spear

    TracksThem a Come, We Are Free, Journey

    Genres (Music)Reggae

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    Man in the Hills

    ArtistBurning Spear

    TracksLion, Door Peep, People Get Ready

    Genres (Music)Reggae

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    Marcus' Children

    ArtistBurning Spear

    TracksMarcus Say Jah no Dead, Civilized Reggae, Social Living

    Genres (Music)Reggae

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  • 7
    Garvey's Ghost

    ArtistBurning Spear

    TracksBlack Wa-Da-Da (Invasion), Brain Food (Give Me), I and I Survive (Slavery Days)

    Genres (Music)Reggae

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    Calling Rastafari

    ArtistBurning Spear

    TracksStatue Of Liberty, Calling Rastafari, Own Security

    Length (mins)00:54:02

    Genres (Music)Reggae

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    Living Dub, Volume Three
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    FreeMan
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    ArtistBurning Spear

    TracksHey Dready, Dub Rise Up, Dub We Feel It

    Genres (Music)Reggae

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    People of the World
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    Farover
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    ArtistBurning Spear

    TracksEducation, O'Jah, Farover

    Length (mins)00:42:49

    Genres (Music)Reggae

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    The World Should Know

    ArtistBurning Spear

    TracksThe World Should Know, It's Not a Crime, I Stand Strong

    Length (mins)00:42:41

    Genres (Music)Reggae

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  • 14
    Living Dub, Volume Four
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    Living Dub, Volume 5

    ArtistBurning Spear

    TracksSecurity Dub, Want Me To, Dub Move

    LabelBurning Music

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    Jah Is Real
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    Jah Is Real

    2008

    ArtistBurning Spear

    TracksStick to the Plan, One Africa, Grassroot

    Genres (Music)Reggae

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    Mistress Music

    ArtistBurning Spear

    TracksTell the Children, Say You Are in Love, Fly Me to the Moon

    Length (mins)00:37:43

    Genres (Music)Reggae

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    Dry & Heavy
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    ArtistBurning Spear

    TracksThe Sun, Throw Down Your Arms, Dry and Heavy

    Length (mins)00:32:10

    Genres (Music)Reggae

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    Rasta Business

    ArtistBurning Spear

    TracksAfrica, Legal Hustlers, Burning Reggae

    Length (mins)00:48:01

    Genres (Music)Reggae

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    Hail H.I.M.
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    ArtistBurning Spear

    TracksColumbus, Follow Marcus Garvey, Jah See and Know

    Length (mins)00:38:39

    Genres (Music)Reggae

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  • 21
    Living Dub, Volume 6
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    Rocking Time

    ArtistBurning Spear

    TracksBad to Worst, Old Time Saying, This Race

    Length (mins)00:40:30

    Genres (Music)Reggae

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    Our Music
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    ArtistBurning Spear

    TracksLittle Garvey (extended mix), My Duty, Try Again

    Length (mins)00:55:23

    Genres (Music)Reggae

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    The Fittest of the Fittest

    ArtistBurning Spear

    TracksRepatriation, Bad to Worse, For You

    Length (mins)00:35:50

    Genres (Music)Reggae

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    Jah Kingdom

    ArtistBurning Spear

    TracksWhen Jah Call, Estimated Prophet, Should I

    Genres (Music)Reggae

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