Reggae superstar Jimmy Cliff says the title of his new album, Rebirth, refers both to his own career and to humanity at large. Tom Sheehan/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Jimmy Cliff On Career 'Rebirth' And The Nature Of Success

The reggae superstar discusses his friendship with Joe Strummer, his appreciation for Katy Perry and his role as an ambassador of Jamaican music.

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Jamaican singer Jimmy Cliff performs in Rabat, Morocco, in May. His new album is titled Rebirth. Fadel Senna/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Jimmy Cliff's 'Rebirth' Gives New Life To Vintage Reggae

Critic Will Hermes says the singer's new record is an instant classic that sounds fresh even as it mines the golden era of Jamaican R&B.

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Jimmy Cliff Live In Concert at the Celebrate Brooklyn Kickoff at Prospect Park Bandshell, June 5 Ryan Muir for NPR hide caption

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Jimmy Cliff In Concert

WFUV On-Air: Music Discovery Starts Here

Hear the legendary reggae artist play nearly 50 years' worth of hits during an outdoor concert in Brooklyn's Prospect Park Bandshell.

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Jimmy Cliff performs in 2003 in Nice, France. Pascal Guyot/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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