Song of the Day #5,073: ‘African Herbsman’ – Bob Marley & the Wailers

The confusingly titled Soul Revolution Part II, released in 1971, was Bob Marley’s third release, and the second produced by Lee “Scratch” Perry. There is no Soul Revolution Part I, though a companion album to Part II was released stripped of vocals and featuring only the “dub” music tracks.

This album moves Marley and the Wailers closer to the traditional reggae sound I associate with them, and a little farther from the R&B and rocksteady sounds of their earlier work.

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