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9 thoughts on “ I Can See Clearly Now (Alternate Version) - Johnny Nash - The Reggae Collection (CD)

  1. Nov 17,  · Johnny Nash - "I Can See Clearly Now". Courtesy CBS Johnny Nash grew up in Houston, Texas, and began recording pop music in the 's, but he didn't begin recording reggae-influenced music until the late 's after returning from a promotional tour to Jamaica.
  2. May 24,  · Johnny Nash - "I Can See Clearly Now" Johnny Nash wrote and recorded this song, which reached #1 on the Billboard Charts in the United States and was certified gold, thus having a major part in popularizing and mainstreaming reggae in mainland North America.
  3. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of The Reggae Collection on Discogs. Label: Epic Records Group - EK ,Legacy - DIDP • Format: CD Compilation • Country: US • Genre: Reggae •/5(4).
  4. Texas-born singer-songwriter Johnny Nash released his final US hit as a follow-up to his signature tune "I Can See Clearly Now." Both singles were infused with the reggae sound he brought back from a trip to Jamaica, where he met up-and-comer Bob Marley. Not only was Marley an assistant.
  5. Stir It Up (Alternative Mix) () Though by no means an artistic innovator on par with contemporaries such as Bob Marley or Jimmy Cliff, singer Johnny Nash nevertheless proved a pivotal force behind the mainstream acceptance of reggae with the international success of his chart-topper "I Can See Clearly Now.".
  6. On the I Can See Clearly Now album, Nash used members of Bob Marley and the Wailers and recorded several Marley songs: "Stir It Up," the follow-up single, "Comma Comma," the smooth "Guava Jelly," and the Nash/Marley co-written ballad, "You Poured Sugar on Me." The tender album track "(It Was) So Nice While It Lasted" received radio play.
  7. Nash and Marley were both living in the same London flat at the time and working together in the studio to write songs for Nash's soon to be chart topping album 'I Can See Clearly Now'. According to Baugh, the songs they played included 'Stir it Up', 'Reggae on Broadway' and 'I Can See Clearly'.
  8. Jul 24,  · Whatever you choose, DO NOT buy the Johnny Nash collection on Epic/Legacy titled "The Reggae Collection", as it has a wretched 'modern' remix of "I Can See Clearly Now". CT Dave, Nov 12, #3.
  9. 2) I Can See Clearly Now 3) Guava Jelly 4) Stir It Up 5) You Poured Sugar on Me 6) Comma Comma 7) Nice Time 8) Ooh What a Feeling 9) Cream Puff 10) Let's Be Friends 11) Hold Me Tight 12) Reggae on Broadway 13) Birds of a Feather 14) Cupid 15) Tears on My Pillow (I Can't Take It) 16) All I Have to Do Is Dream 17) Mellow Mood 18) Can I Come Back.

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