The Arrival of Bob Marley on the UK Reggae Scene | Reggae Britannia

Very little was known about Jamican music in Britain before the launch of The Wailers album Catch a Fire, which moved away from raw reggae and was intended to pull in those interested in rock music.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 4'24''
  • Broadcast year: 2011
Curriculum Connection
  • Music | World Music Traditions | Reggae

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UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Four
  • Programme: Reggae Britannia