BOB MARLEY & WAILERS BOB, PETER, BUNNY AND RITA 12" Vinyl LP Album #bobmarley #vinyl

This album "BOB MARLEY & WAILERS - Bob, Peter, Bunny and Rita" contains previously unreleased tracks by Bob Marley

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Album Description: This self-titled album by Bob Marley & The Wailers, featuring Peter Tosh, Bunny Wailer, and Rita Marley, was released in 1973. The album features classic tracks like "Stir It Up" and "Concrete Jungle", and is widely regarded as one of the band's best albums. The album showcases the band's unique blend of reggae, rock, and soul, and their powerful messages of love, peace, and social justice. It remains a timeless classic in the world of music and a must-have for any fan of reggae music.

Music Genre:

  Roots Reggae 

Album Production Information:


The album: "BOB MARLEY & WAILERS - Bob, Peter, Bunny and Rita" was produced by: Joe Venneri, Johnny Nash, Arthur Jenkins, Danny Sims, Mortimo Piano

This album was recorded at: Dynamic Studios, Federal Records, Randy Studio, Park South Studios

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Record Label Information:

  Metronome 827 007

Media Format:

  12" LP Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 230 gram  

Year & Country:

  1985 Made in Germany
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Personnel/Band Members and Musicians on: BOB MARLEY & WAILERS - Bob, Peter, Bunny and Rita
    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Bob Marley – lead vocal, backup vocals
  • Peter Tosh – lead vocal, backup vocals
  • Bunny "Wailer" Livingston – lead vocal, backup vocals
  • Rita Marley – lead vocal, backup vocals
  • Sammy Merindino – drums
  • Gregg Mangifico – keyboard & synthesizer
  • Elliot Randall – guitar
  • Eric Gale – guitar
  • Neil Jason – bass
  • Clevie Johnson – bass
  • Sergio Castillo – percussion
  • Jamaican Army Band and Hugh Masekela – horns
Complete Track-listing of the album "BOB MARLEY & WAILERS - Bob, Peter, Bunny and Rita"

The detailed tracklist of this record "BOB MARLEY & WAILERS - Bob, Peter, Bunny and Rita" is:

    Track-listing :
  1. "Oh Lord" (Johnny Nash/Bob Marley) – 2:39
  2. "It Hurts to Be Alone" (Bob Marley/Bunny Livingston/Peter Tosh) – 2:45
  3. "Lonesome Feelings" – 4:51
  4. "Milk Shake and Potato Chips" (Jimmy Norman/Al Pyfrom) – 3:04
  5. "Touch Me" – 4:26
  6. "Lonely Girl" (Jimmy Norman/Al Pyfrom/Dorothy Hughes) – 4:35
  7. "The World Is Changing" (Jimmy Norman/Al Pyfrom) – 3:58
  8. "Treat You Right" (Jimmy Norman/Al Pyfrom) – 2:18
  9. "Soul Shake Down Party" – 3:07
BOB MARLEY & THE WAILERS - Vinyl Discography and Album Gallery

  Bob Marley and The Wailers are one of the most influential and revered reggae bands in the history of popular music. Bob Marley, the lead singer and songwriter, used his music to spread a message of love, peace, and unity, and became a global ambassador for reggae music and Rastafarianism. The Wailers, a band of talented musicians and vocalists, accompanied Marley and helped to shape the sound and style of reggae music.

 Bob Marley was born in Jamaica in 1945, and began his musical career in the early 1960s. He formed The Wailers in 1963 with Bunny Wailer and Peter Tosh, and the band quickly became one of the most popular reggae groups in Jamaica. Marley’s songwriting was heavily influenced by his Rastafarian beliefs, which emphasized the need for unity and equality, and rejected the materialism and oppression of Western society. His lyrics often dealt with social and political issues, such as poverty, inequality, and oppression, and were infused with a message of hope and positivity.

 In the 1970s, Bob Marley and The Wailers began to gain international recognition, and they went on to tour the world, spreading the message of reggae music and Rastafarianism. Marley’s concerts were known for their energy and passion, and he became known for his charismatic stage presence and powerful voice. The Wailers were also a vital part of this success, with their tight harmonies, intricate instrumentals, and powerful drumming.

 Bob Marley’s music continues to have a profound impact on popular culture, and his songs have been covered by countless artists from all genres of music. He was also a symbol of resistance against oppression and injustice, and his music continues to be an inspiration to people around the world who are fighting for freedom and equality. In 1980, Marley passed away at the age of 36, but his legacy continues to live on through his music and his message of peace, love, and unity.

  Rita Marley OJ OD (Full-name: Althea Rita Anderson ) t a Jamaican singer and musician who was the lead singer of the group I Threes, which served as the backing vocalists for her husband, Bob Marley, and his band The Wailers. She is also known for her solo work and her activism in support of various causes, including the promotion of Rastafarianism and the rights of women and children.

   Rita Marley was born in Cuba in 1946 and grew up in Kingston, Jamaica. She began her musical career in the 1960s, performing with various reggae and ska groups before joining The Wailers in the 1970s. As a member of I Threes, she contributed to the success of The Wailers, singing on several of their most famous albums, including "Catch a Fire" and "Burnin’."

   In addition to her work with The Wailers, Rita Marley has also released several solo albums, including "Who Feels It Knows It" and "Harambe." She has been honored for her contributions to reggae music, and in 2003, she was awarded the Jamaican Order of Distinction for her service to the music industry and her promotion of Rastafarianism.

   Rita Marley is also known for her humanitarian work and her activism on behalf of various causes. She established the Bob Marley Foundation, which supports educational and health initiatives in Jamaica and other countries, and she is also an advocate for the rights of women and children. Through her music and her activism, Rita Marley continues to carry on the legacy of Bob Marley and The Wailers, and her impact on popular culture and the world at large will continue to be felt for generations to come.