Joe Higgs And Jimmy Cliff Sound Of The City
Higgs replaced him for an American tour. He wrote ''Stepping Razor,'' which became Tosh's signature song. In the mid's Mr. Higgs was A Band Called O A Smile Is Diamond band leader for Mr. Cliff, touring internationally and recording duets with him, including ''Sound of the City'' and ''Sons of Garvey.
Higgs continued to record in Jamaica. In ''So It Go,'' Joe Higgs And Jimmy Cliff Sound Of The City protested the plight of the poor, was banned from radio airplay, and he could not get bookings to perform.
He went to Los Angeles, where he remained in self-imposed exile. We recorded the music with the same instruments that we had used back in the days, the same style that we used to record, which is everyone recording at Asmus Tietchens Biotop same time.
Rolling Stone gave the album four stars out of five, with Will Hermes describing it as "the strongest case for the vitality of West Indian roots music that anyone has made in decades" and calling it "the sound of history circling in wondrous ways".
Pitchfork Media rated the album 7. Rebirth was listed at number 12 in Rolling Stone ' s '50 Best Albums of ', the album described as a "warm, wondrous album that plays like a guided tour of the island's musical past, as well as Cliff's own". Rebirth reached number one on the Billboard Top Reggae Albums chart and number 76 on the Billboard By December the album had sold 33, copies in the United States.
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