- Audio CD (October 25, 1990)
- Number of Discs: 1
- Label: Columbia
- ASIN: B0000025NL
- Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars See all reviews (11 customer reviews)
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #231,129 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)
Rock the World
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But this CD, is one of the better efforts of Cat, Ruggs, Richard, et al. but that seems to be what one reads about each 3rd World album per different reviewers; I mean on the lastest bestest of compilation, I am readily seeing only one song from this release on CD:
In college I loved it: this is near time contemporaneous to then:
Title Cut, "Let's Rock the World" ('with music, let Jah Creation'), well, this makes for a nice sounding song and title, makes for a good cover of the album, the band playing around the world, like a ring around it, like Saturn has.
Next, is "Spiritual Revolution", upbeat song, keeps the flow of the album, tinge of the Orient in that one part...
3rd; "Who gave you" ; "sounds like Jah to me, singing Jah Rast-a-far-I", a bit of echoing, clashing like cymbal sounds on this, this song, notably, has one of those memorable lines, one finds in reggae songs, some of your favorites, and to me, that is; "WHO LIFTED YOU OUT OF THE IMPOSSIBLE, IT SOUNDS LIKE JAH TO ME" ....3rd World's Optimistic attitude, all et. al. are on this album, a winner.
"Dub Music", okay, upbeat again, I don't understand all about dub that much, rhythmic, keeps flow going, again, nice "Irie" rhythm;
"Shine like a Blazing Fire", hey, like Bob Marley's "I know" from the CD "Confrontation" something on this song, maketh me think of ocean waves, near ocean, 'cept in this case, now it is night time, I would gather, "Shine like a blazing fire" , a mellow slower beat; melodic, this is probably my favorite THIRD WORLD song anywhere, maybe "Ride On Jah Children" as well, from the next sequentially released album by this band, "You've got the power"; melodic, heartfelt...Read more ›
Third world always produce the goods am I right? Love songs 2 & 5 though there all great check out for yourself.. also if you haven't heard there earlier stuff that's all gold
Most Recent Customer Reviews
I LOVE everyone of their musical selections. I know every song they came out. I've followed them since the 70's. One of the best Reggae bands,including their length of existence.Published 1 month ago by Amazon Customer
This is my fav album by Third World. I love every song on it! A must-have for fans. :)Published 21 months ago by M. Brown
this was the first third world album i heard in my life, who gave you is the best song of the bandPublished on May 19, 2013 by andrea cingari
Some of Third Worlds finest work appears here. Rock the World, Spiritual Reolution and Who Gave You (Jah Rastafari) are beautiful tracks. Read morePublished on January 26, 2003