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Jimmy Cliff On Career 'Rebirth' And The Nature Of Success
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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
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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
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Jimmy Cliff: Tiny Desk Concert
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Talking With Jimmy Cliff, Shepherd Of Reggae Music
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