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Jimmy Cliff

Jimmy Cliff

Jimmy Cliff, OM is a Jamaican ska & 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", "The Harder They Come", "Sitting in Limbo", "You Can Get It If You Really Want" and "Many Rivers to Cross" from the soundtrack to The Harder They Come, which helped popularize reggae across the world, and his covers of Cat Stevens' "Wild World" and Johnny Nash's &qu ... more on Wikipedia

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The Best Jimmy Cliff Albums of All Time 66 votes Jimmy Cliff is considered one of the best reggae artists of all time. Here, you'll find a complete list of the best Jim...

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