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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

Contributors

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

4/6. Russell Davies recalls the colossal career of arranger, composer and conductor Billy May , who worked alongside Ella Fitzgerald , Glenn Miller ,
Frank Sinatra , Judy Garland , Peggy Lee , Nat "King" Cole and Stan Freberg.

Contributors

Unknown:
Russell Davies
Conductor:
Billy May
Unknown:
Ella Fitzgerald
Unknown:
Glenn Miller
Unknown:
Frank Sinatra
Unknown:
Judy Garland
Unknown:
Peggy Lee
Unknown:
Stan Freberg.

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