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Category: Jimmy Cliff

"Bongo Man"

Jimmy Cliff: Bongo Man II

In 1970 Jamaican music legend, Jimmy Cliff, was behind a recording that used powerful Nyabinghi drumming as the song’s primary percussion track, “Bongo Man“: A couple years ago I picked up one of those Warner Brothers artist samplers at a local flea market, this one a double album from the

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