‘Wish you were here’ by Alpha Blondy

Alpha Blondy, a native of the Ivory Coast, grooves Pink Floyd’s classic tune, ‘Wish you were here’. I love the addition of the bag pipes, which surprisingly fit in very well with reggae. I’m also pleased with the female background vocalists, who blend a gospel music texture to the song.

First the studio version, which I prefer (as usual):

And then the live version:

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