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Jimmy Cliff.

Jimmy Cliff
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Jimmy Cliff.

Jimmy Cliff artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

Concerts

Jimmy Cliff Live In Concert at the Celebrate Brooklyn Kickoff at Prospect Park Bandshell, June 5

June 5, 2012 Hear the legendary reggae star perform 50 years' worth of hits outdoors in Brooklyn's Prospect Park.

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Jimmy Cliff

June 13, 2010 A reggae legend and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, Cliff remains vital decades into his career.

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Interviews & Profiles

Reggae superstar Jimmy Cliff says the title of his new album, Rebirth, refers both to his own career and to humanity at large.

August 4, 2012 The reggae icon on Joe Strummer, Katy Perry and his own role as a Jamaican music ambassador.

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March 19, 2010 The pioneering Jamaican artist speaks after being inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

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Reviews

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July 17, 2012 Will Hermes says the Jamaican singer's new record is an instant classic with an eye on the past.

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More Stories

Jimmy Cliff performs a Tiny Desk Concert at the NPR Music offices.

July 12, 2010 The reggae icon performs classics from the film The Harder They Come in this acoustic performance.

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  • Album: Black Magic
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