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  • Roots reggae is a subgenre of reggae that deals with the everyday lives and aspirations of the artists concerned, including the spiritual side of Rastafari and the honoring of God, called Jah by Rastafari. It also is identified with the life of the ghetto sufferer, and the rural poor. Lyrical themes include spirituality and religion, poverty, black pride, social issues, resistance to government and racial oppression, and repatriation to Africa. (en)
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  • 2017-08-08 19:16:04Z (xsd:date)
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  • 2017-06-27 23:12:03Z (xsd:date)
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  • green (en)
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  • white (en)
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  • Jamaica (en)
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  • vocals (en)
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  • Roots reggae (en)
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  • 1970.0
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  • Roots reggae is a subgenre of reggae that deals with the everyday lives and aspirations of the artists concerned, including the spiritual side of Rastafari and the honoring of God, called Jah by Rastafari. It also is identified with the life of the ghetto sufferer, and the rural poor. Lyrical themes include spirituality and religion, poverty, black pride, social issues, resistance to government and racial oppression, and repatriation to Africa. (en)
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  • Roots reggae (en)
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  • Roots reggae (en)
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