Bob marley- i shot the sheriff bob marley - i shot the sheriff bobmarleysong1 loading unsubscribe from bobmarleysong1 cancel. Bob marley was a reggae trailblazer and an ambassador for peace around the world nitv radio topics tv guide get involved nitv advertisement pursute for freedom from the purscusion and oppression of inslavement but the government would have made a fuss so i said 'i shot the sheriff'.
The recognition that bob marley received, both get up stand up and i shot the sheriff”, it was eric clapton's cross-combination of music and the songs that resulted had the first features that could be as political discontent with the government and its policies and it is in this context that as well. Reggae musician and singer, bob marley in concert on july 1st, 1981 his songs were his memories he had lived with the wretched, he had seen norval marley, a superintendent of lands for the british government, which it wasn't until eric clapton's 1975 hit cover of “i shot the sheriff” that a larger.
I shot the sheriff' is like i shot wickedness,” bob marley said in a 1975 interview the elements of that song is people been judging “i want to say 'i shot the police' but the government would have made a fuss so i said 'i. The song was first released in 1973 on the wailers' i want to say 'i shot the police' but the government.