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Reggae Playground

Reggae Playground

Spring 2006 Music
Ages: All Ages
CD Price: $15.98
Product Description:
In a festive selection of tunes that reflect the crossover appeal and worldwide influence of reggae, Judy Mowatt, gets listeners moving with her rousing “Let’s Dance.” Rita Marley’s classic anthem “Harambe” teaches the importance of respecting our differences and the need to work together. Other artists from diverse musical traditions who have adopted the reggae style and made it their own include: Johnny Dread, an artist of Cuban heritage who now lives in Miami. Marty Dread is from Hawaii, and Jessica is from the Indian Ocean island of Mauritius. Eric Bibb is from the United States, Kal dos Santos is from Brazil, Mousta Largo-Morocco, and Tony Q Rastafara is from Indonesia. And Trinidad sends Asheba, an artist who is known for his Caribbean songs for young children, performs a soothing “Reggae Lullaby.”

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