“Singing in a Strange Place”

boney mIn 1970,  Brent Dowe and Trevor McNaughton of the Jamaican reggae group, The Melodians, wrote the popular song “By the Rivers of Babylon”. This song was later covered by the group, Boney M in 1978. Do you remember this group? They were a seventies German-based, Jamaican-born British band with a Rastafarian flair. That’s a great mix isn’t it? In 1978, their cover version was one of the top ten all-time best-selling singles in the UK.  I loved this album, we played it often in our house. Enjoy the lyrics: Continue reading ““Singing in a Strange Place””