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What did Bob Marley mean when he said no woman no cry?

What did Bob Marley mean when he said no woman no cry?

Woman, don’t cry
The title ‘No Woman, No Cry’, means ‘Woman, don’t cry’. The title alludes to telling a woman not to cry. The lyric has been misunderstood by those outside of Jamaica to mean something like “if there is no woman, there is no reason to cry”, or having secret feelings towards women.

Who sang No Woman No Cry First?

The WailersNo Woman No Cry / Artist

Which singer had hits with No Woman No Cry and Get Up Stand Up?

Bob Marley
1975 live recording

“No Woman, No Cry (Live ’75)”
Songwriter(s) Vincent Ford, Bob Marley (uncredited)
Producer(s) Bob Marley and the Wailers, Steve Smith, Chris Blackwell
Bob Marley and the Wailers singles chronology
“So Jah Seh” (1974) “No Woman, No Cry (Live ’75)” (1975) “Jah Live” (1976)

Who sang No Woman No Cry at global citizen?

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When did No Woman No Cry come out?

1974No Woman No Cry / Released

When was No Woman No Cry painted?

1998No Woman No Cry / Created
No Woman No Cry is a painting created by Chris Ofili in 1998. It was one of the works included in the exhibition which won him the Turner Prize that year (the first painter to win the prize since Howard Hodgkin in 1985). The Financial Times has described it as “his masterpiece”.

Who is the queen of disco music?

Singer Donna Summer
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Who wrote Get Up Stand Up Bob Marley?

Peter Tosh
Get Up Stand Up/Composers

Who wrote Could You Be Loved?

Bob MarleyCould You Be Loved / Lyricist

What movie is could you be loved in?

MarleyCould You Be Loved / Movie

Why did Chris Ofili paint No Woman No Cry?

The painting is Ofili’s tribute to Stephen Lawrence. Ofili was inspired by the dignity of Stephen’s mother, Doreen Lawrence, in the face of her personal tragedy.

What is the tempo of No Woman No Cry?

No Woman No Cry is a positive song by Bob Marley & The Wailers with a tempo of 97 BPM. It can also be used double-time at 194 BPM. The track runs 4 minutes and 11 seconds long with a C key and a major mode.

Why is get up stand up a protest song?

Songfacts®: This song is about taking action to avoid oppression. Marley wrote it with Peter Tosh, and the song was influenced by their upbringing in Jamaica, where they had to fight for respect and acceptance for their Rastafarian religion.