Police & Thieves, pt. 5

Junior Murvin – “Bad Weed” (1976)

Here’s Junior Murvin with another song on the “Police & Thieves” riddim. Listen for Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry’s trademark mumbles in the background–sounds like a ‘Super Ape’ indeed. I think I might like this even better that Junior’s original “Police & Thieves.” Maybe that is sacrilege.

Stay tuned tomorrow for the version of “Police & Thieves” you probably know best.

Check out other versions of “Police & Thieves.”

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Posted by Glenn

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2 Comments

Filed under 1970s, Reggae, Rocksteady

2 responses to “Police & Thieves, pt. 5

  1. Great series about a great song, thanks… Wondering what track you´ll play us tomorrow. Cheers!

  2. All has been revealed.

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