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Behind the Smile - the Real Life of Bob Marley


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1/2. Brinsley Forde reassesses the personal side of reggae great Bob Marley , who died in 1981, aged 36, just six years after his first UK hit No
Woman No Cry. Included here are early, previously unaired archive interviews, unreleased recordings with Marley's band the Wailers, and input from Bunny Wailer , from a sparring partner at a Trenchtown gym, musicians
Derrick Harriot and Prince Jazzbo, DJ Big Youth, producer and former prime minister of Jamaica Edward Seaga, and Chris Blackwell. Producer Simon Poole
Phill Jupitus on Bob Marley : p36


Unknown: Brinsley Forde
Unknown: Bob Marley
Unknown: Bunny Wailer
Musicians: Derrick Harriot
Musicians: Chris Blackwell.
Producer: Simon Poole
Producer: Phill Jupitus
Unknown: Bob Marley

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