Label: Tuff Gong / Island
Producer: Alex Sadkin, Bob Marley and The Wailers
More than just another reggae record, this song became a vision statement for the pan-Africanism movement. "How good and how pleasant it would be before God and man," Marley sings in Biblical cadences, "to see the unification of all Africans." On 2005, the Bob and Rita Marley Foundation organized an ongoing conference in hopes of bringing that vision to reality.