Keeping Positive over the Weekend: 3 Timeless Motivational & Uplifting Roots Reggae Songs

Strictly good vibes!

“There is Hope” – The Viceroys (off the 1983 LP Brethren and Sistren)

“No One Can Stop Us” – Willie Williams (off the Studio One Soul compilation)

“Can’t Stop Us Now” – The Viceroys (Produced by Linval Thompson!)

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5 Inspired Images & Photographs

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Gallery Compiled by 420randomness & rootsnwingz

Top Greek Reggae Songs

Here’s a list of reggae songs by artists from Greece that I really enjoy.

1. Kako Synapantima – Tora / Κακό Συναπάντημα – Τώρα

2. Fundracar featuring Komlan from Dub Inc – Kali Kali

3. Locomondo – Ay Ay Ay ft. Amparo Sanchez

4. Sakis Boulas – Reggae kai lakerde / Σάκης Μπουλάς – Ρέγγαι και λακέρδαι

5. Locomondo – Ghetto Tourist

6. Locomondo – Athens City Nights

7. Kako Synapantima – Banania

Feel free to recommend more songs to add to the list by commenting or contacting me. 

3 Reggae Music Videos with Powerful Images and Lyrics Pertaining to the Slave Trade

Junior Reid – “Same Boat” (2012)

Stephen Marley featuring Capleton & Sizzla – “Rock Stone” (2014)

Chronixx – “Capture Land” (2014)

Watch, Listen and Learn!

To read more on the subject, check out my research paper “Mutiny Aboard the Slave Ships in the 18th century: Implications for the Transatlantic Slave Trade

40 Must-See Historic Pictures (Taken from www.demilked.com)

They say a picture is worth 1000 words. Indeed the gallery below depicts certain historical moments, capturing their essence accurately and effectively. Each high quality photograph tells its own story about people, places and events that changed the course of history. A must-see for all photography and history enthusiasts…

Hotel owner pouring acid in the pool while black people swim in it, ca. 1964

Illegal alcohol being poured out during Prohibition, Detroit, 1929

Woman With A Gas-Resistant Pram, England, 1938


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