Artist / Title :
Mutabaruka - Life And Debt / The Monkey / Dis Poem (Single Mix)
Label : Heartbeat Format : Promo CD single Date : 19 - 08 - 2002
Rating : (1 to 5 stars)
Dub poet, radio host, and author, Mutabaruka is Jamaica's voice of the people. He's an internationally acclaimed dub poet, social critic, performer and actor. This promo cd-single features the track Life and Debt, which is the title track to the acclaimed Stephanie Black film that documents real life experiences in Jamaica. The song speaks of the plight of Jamaicans under the IMF and World Bank. The next track is The Monkey inna ska and mento remix. The song is the Dave Bartholomew poem "The Monkey", marking the first time Muta has recorded another's works. The last tune is Dis Poem (Single Mix) , an anthemic, fierce and up-tempo dub poem.
All tracks are featured on his album 'Life Squared'.
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