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Rock It Babe

The Wailers

Session date, October, 1972

  • Bob Marley, lead vocal
  • Bunny Wailer, harmony vocals
  • Marcia Griffiths, harmony vocals
  • Peter Tosh, harmony vocals
  • Rita Marley, harmony vocals
  • Carlton "Carly" Barrett, drums
  • Bunny Wailer, bass
  • Bob Marley, guitar
  • Peter Tosh, guitar
  • Wayne Perkins, guitar
  • Earl "Wire" Lindo, piano
  • Winston Wright, organ
  • Alvin "Seeco" Patterson, percussion
  • Bunny Wailer, percussion

Recorded at Dynamic Sounds in Kingston, eight track
Engineer, Carlton Lee
Producer, The Wailers

Matrix: DSR RM 7683-1
First release: Tuff Gong

Also released under the title, "Baby We've Got A Date (Rock It Baby)."
Wayne Perkins' guitar part was overdubbed onto the original tracks during
mixing in England. The "song sounds best on" version listed here is from
the Jamaican mix of the album which does not include the Perkins part.

You can hear or buy this song on:
Catch A Fire (cd)
Catch A Fire (lp)
Catch A Fire (deluxe version) (cd)
The song sounds best on:
Catch A Fire (deluxe version) (cd)

Learn more about each album on Discogs
Catch A Fire
Catch A Fire (deluxe version)

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