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Will Reggae Make It? Jamaica Says It Will!

Greg Shaw, Crawdaddy!, June 1973

THE STONES, Aretha, Traffic, Paul Simon and Roberta Flack have all made celebrated pilgrimages to the island and bandwagon trend-watches are beginning to mutter about reggae as 'the next big thing.'

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