Jimmy Cliff

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Legal name: James Chambers

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Jimmy Cliff, OM (born James Chambers; 1 April 1948) is a Jamaican ska & reggae musician, multi-instrumentalist, singer and actor. He is the only living musician to hold the Order of Merit, the highest honour that can be granted by the Jamaican government for achievements in the arts and sciences.

Cliff is best known among mainstream audiences for songs such as "Wonderful World, Beautiful People", "Many Rivers to Cross", "You Can Get It If You Really Want", "The Harder They Come", "Reggae Night" and "Hakuna Matata", and his covers of Cat Stevens' "Wild World" and Johnny Nash's "I Can See Clearly Now" from the film Cool Runnings. He starred in the film The Harder They Come, which helped popularize reggae across the world, and Club Paradise. Cliff was one of five performers inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2010.

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Discography

Album

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1969 Jimmy Cliff Jimmy Cliff 3
1970 Wonderful World, Beautiful People Jimmy Cliff 3
1971 Another Cycle Jimmy Cliff 1
1973 Struggling Man Jimmy Cliff 1
1974 Music Maker Jimmy Cliff 1
1975 Brave Warrior Jimmy Cliff 2
1976 Follow My Mind Jimmy Cliff 1
1977 Unlimited Jimmy Cliff 1
1978 Give Thankx Jimmy Cliff 1
1979 Oh, Jamaica Jimmy Cliff 1
1980 I Am the Living Jimmy Cliff 1
1981 Give the People What They Want Jimmy Cliff 1
1982 Special Jimmy Cliff 1
1983 The Power and the Glory Jimmy Cliff 1
1985 Cliff Hanger Jimmy Cliff 1
1987 Fundamental Reggay... Plus Jimmy Cliff 1
1987 Hanging Fire Jimmy Cliff 1
1989 Save Our Planet Earth Jimmy Cliff 1
1990 Images Jimmy Cliff 1
1992 Breakout Jimmy Cliff 2
1995 Many Rivers to Cross Jimmy Cliff 2
1996 Higher & Higher Jimmy Cliff 2
1998 20 Super Sucessos Jimmy Cliff 1
1999 Humanitarian Jimmy Cliff 1
2001 Classic Jimmy Cliff Jimmy Cliff 1
2002 Fantastic Plastic People Jimmy Cliff 1
2002 Shout for Freedom Jimmy Cliff 1
2004 This Is Crucial Reggae Jimmy Cliff 1
2012 Rebirth Jimmy Cliff 2
Black Magic Jimmy Cliff 2
Journey of a Lifetime Jimmy Cliff 1
Live Jimmy Cliff 1
Sunshine in the Music Jimmy Cliff 1

Album + Compilation

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1986 Reggae Greats Jimmy Cliff 1
1990 Gold Collection Jimmy Cliff 1
1992 La légende Jimmy Cliff 1
1993 Best Of Jimmy Cliff 1
1995 Reggae Man Jimmy Cliff 1
1996 Best Of Jimmy Cliff 1
1996 Best of Jimmy Cliff Jimmy Cliff 1
1997 Super Hits Jimmy Cliff 1
1999 Ultimate Collection Jimmy Cliff 1
1999 Millenium Collection Jimmy Cliff 1
2000 Simply the Best Jimmy Cliff 1
2000 Wanted Jimmy Cliff 1
2003 Anthology Jimmy Cliff 1
2004 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: The Best of Jimmy Cliff Jimmy Cliff 1
2004 Goodbye Yesterday Jimmy Cliff 1
2004 Many Rivers to Cross Jimmy Cliff 1
2004 Reggae Night Jimmy Cliff 1
2005 The Harder They Come: The Definitive Collection Jimmy Cliff 1
2006 The Very Best of Jimmy Cliff & Peter Tosh Jimmy Cliff & Peter Tosh 1
2010 Harder Road to Travel: The Collection Jimmy Cliff 1
2012 The Best of Jimmy Cliff Jimmy Cliff 1
2013 Icon Jimmy Cliff 1
1973 - 1975 The EMI Years Jimmy Cliff 1
Best Of... Jimmy Cliff 1
Definitive Collection Jimmy Cliff 1
Many Rivers to Cross: The Best of Jimmy Cliff (1961 - 1970) Jimmy Cliff 1
Reggae Classics: The Very Best of Jimmy Cliff Jimmy Cliff 1
The Best of Jimmy Cliff Jimmy Cliff 1
The Best Of Jimmy Cliff Jimmy Cliff 1
The Essential Jimmy Cliff Jimmy Cliff 1
The Messenger Jimmy Cliff 1
We Are All One: The Best of Jimmy Cliff Jimmy Cliff 1
You Can Get It If You Really Want: The Best Of... Jimmy Cliff 1

Album + Live

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1976 In Concert: The Best of Jimmy Cliff Jimmy Cliff 2
1994 Rub-A-Dub Jimmy Cliff 1
Live 1993 Jimmy Cliff 1
Live and in The Studio Jimmy Cliff 1
Live And In The Studio Jimmy Cliff 1

Single

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1970 Wild World Jimmy Cliff 1
1971 Those Good Good Old Days Jimmy Cliff 1
1975 Many Rivers To Cross Jimmy Cliff 1
1983 Reggae Night Jimmy Cliff 1
1995 Melody Tempo Harmony Bernard Lavilliers & Jimmy Cliff 1

EP

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
2011 Sacred Fire Jimmy Cliff 1

Soundtrack

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1986 Club Paradise Jimmy Cliff 1

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