Redemption Songs

How Bob Marley's Nova Scotia Song Lights the Way Past Racism

By (author) Jon Tattrie
Categories: Ethnic studies, Social groups and identities, Society and culture: general, Society and Social Sciences
Publisher: Pottersfield Press
Paperback : 9781897426876, 240 pages, September 2016


The extraordinary story of how one of Bob Marley’s greatest songs was born in Nova Scotia, Canada. Opening with Marley’s live performance of “Redemption Song” at the end of his life, it reveals the core lyric comes from a 1937 speech Marcus Garvey delivered in Sydney, Nova Scotia. To learn more about this publisher, click here: http://bit. ly/2u4gpsg