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Jimmy Cliff reveals his five favorite reggae albums and talks 'The Harder They Come' to celebrate the film's new Blu-ray release. The Harder They Comethe film that thrust both Jamaican cinema and reggae music into the global spotlight, arrives today on Blu-ray for the first time. Popular on Rolling Stone. Getting in front of the camera was easy for the singer, who studied acting in school prior to embarking on a music career. Despite his love of acting and his well-received Harder They Come performance, Cliff had sporadic appearances on the big screen in the decades that followed, making cameos in the Robin Williams comedy Club Paradise and the Steven Seagal action film Marked for Death.
Instead, Cliff is focused on writing and recording new music: In the years since Cliff released his acclaimed, Grammy-winning LP RebirthV. Aria - Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach Collegium Japan, Masaaki Suzuki - Cantatas 2: BWV 71 Gott Ist has amassed three albums worth of The Harder They Come - Jimmy Cliff - Live.
Cliff also plans on touring the U. Cliff, one of a handful Jamaican artists inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and a consummate fan of reggae music, also broke down his personal list of his five favorite reggae albums:. Newswire Powered by. Close the menu. Rolling Stone. Arrow Created with Sketch. Calendar Created with Sketch. Path Created with Sketch. Shape Created with Sketch. Plus Created with Sketch.