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Groove wear is evident on sight, as are light scratches deep enough to feel with a fingernail. Could You Be Loved Iron Lion Zion Buffalo Soldier No Woman No Cry Redemption Song Is This Love After the shooting, the American embassy sent a cable titled "Reggae Star Shot: Motive probably political". In the cable, Ambassador Gerard wrote:. Don Taylor, Marley's manager, claimed that both he and Marley were present at a ghetto court in which the gunmen who shot Marley were tried and executed.
According to Taylor, before one of the shooters was killed, he claimed the job was done for the CIA in exchange for cocaine and guns. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Cam described the album's musical style as being "different," noting that Marley's style of reggae was not what was prominent in Jamaica during the time, and that the album's music sounds unlike any reggae that came before its release.
Exodus contains elements of pulsating bass beats, pianos and funk along with a "liquid-y bass," drumming and guitars with the inclusion of trumpets in the title track. Vocally, Marley provides a minimalist approach, trying not to reach his falsettos. The album's track listing is split over two halves,  the first half features songs of religious politics and opens with Natural Mystic which is a slow tempo "fade up" song, followed by "So Much Things To Say" which was described by the BBC as being "exuberant" and features a reggae-scat.
Cam from Sputnikmusic gave the album five out of five stars, calling it a "classic". Emeritus praised the album's "laid-back tones" and commended Marley's vocals and lyrical content. Exodus peaked at number 20 on the Billboard and at number 15 on the Black Albums chart , as well as remaining in the UK charts for 56 consecutive weeks, where it peaked at number 8.
In , Time magazine named Exodus the best album of the 20th century. In , the album was ranked number on Rolling Stone magazine's list of the greatest albums of all time ,  maintaining the rating in a revised list. All tracks written by Bob Marley , unless noted. On 3 June , The Marley Family, Island Records and UMe marked the 40th anniversary of the Exodus original album with a series of four separate reissues, three of which — titled Exodus — The Movement Continues — featuring the special release Exodus 40 , son Ziggy Marley's newly curated "restatement" of the original album: .
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Bob Marley and the Wailers.Exodus is the ninth studio album by Jamaican reggae band Bob Marley and the Wailers, first released in June through Island Records, following Rastaman Vibration ().. On 3 December , an assassination attempt was made on Bob Marley's life in which his chest was grazed and his arm was struck with a bullet, but he survived. Following the assassination attempt Marley left Jamaica and.