500 Greatest Albums of All Time

Rolling Stone's definitive list of the 500 greatest albums of all time.

Original Soundtrack, 'The Harder They Come'
379/500

379. Original Soundtrack, 'The Harder They Come'

Mango, 1973

This album took reggae worldwide. The film's star, Jimmy Cliff, sings four songs, including the hymn "Many Rivers to Cross," and greats like Desmond Dekker, the Melodians, and Toots and the Maytals showed the richness of the new beat.

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