Galt MacDermot | O, Babylon!

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O, Babylon!

by Galt MacDermot

O, Babylon! takes place in Jamaica and concerns itself with the Rastafarian predicament of living and projecting a spirit-centered life in a world that measures the worth of all things and actions by their convertibility into coin.. namely Babylon.
Genre: Jazz: Jazz Vocals
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1. Jerusalem, That Is All
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2. My Locks Are Holy
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3. Green for the Pastures
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4. You Go a Little Way
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5. Bounounous Woman
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6. Come with Me to the Mountain
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7. How I Love Thee
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8. Don't Tell Me About Eden
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9. How Beautiful Are the Brethren
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10. Hold Hard
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11. In My Youth (Ode to Haile Selassie)
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12. Me-A-Strollin'
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13. Unjust City
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14. Zion a Come
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15. Mabrak
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GALT MACDERMOT is best known for the music he wrote for his Tony Award winning scores for HAIR and Two Gentlemen of Verona. His work spans the gamut of performing arts and he draws inspiration from a wealth of musical styles, crossing the boundaries of jazz, folk, gospel, reggae, classical styles and hip hop.

Galt formed the New Pulse Jazz Band in 1979, which features his original music played by some of the world’s best musicians.

Galt’s music has appeared on TV, in ads, in movies, on radio, and has been sampled by some of today’s best known hip hop and rap artists.

Galt is music.

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