In the Wall Street Journal, there is a highly knowledgeable and interesting article about Jimmy Cliff, “The harder they come”, and Reggae. It features excerpts with nice little anecdotes from an interview with Jimmy, Jackie Jackson and Hux Brown too. Hereby recommended! Via.
In 1969, I was at Dynamic Sounds Studio in Kingston recording a song I had written, “You Can Get It If You Really Want.” When we finished, I walked outside and met a gentleman named Perry Henzell, who had been waiting for me. He said he was making a movie and asked if I could write music for it.