Soldiers of Jah Army
544 Shouts - 3,620,063 Scrobbles
Mention folk music to the average listener and the list of usual suspects come to mind: Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, Woodie Guthrie, etc. Talk to SOJA lead singer/guitarist Jacob Hemphill, however, and you’ll walk away with a different perspective. “To me, Rage Against The Machine, Wu -Tang Clan, Sade, Johnny Cash, Bob Marley – they’re all folk artists,” he says. “There’s no difference between Raekwon saying, ‘I grew up on the crime side, the New York Times side, where staying alive was no jive,’ to Bob Marley saying...
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Top SongsTotal plays on Last.fm over the last 6 months
- Open My Eyes - (5:07) - 6,718 plays
Just like the land that bear the name Africa,
Love is on my mind.
It's for everyone no matter where you're from,
Love, it cross all lines.
- LyricsWell, I had one by my side,
but she only tried to get near me.
And never ever knowing about my inside..
But one that I hold is worth so
much more to me if it's both body and mind.
- I Don't Wanna Wait - (5:55) - 4,389 plays
- LyricsI act like I left her, but I really beg her to stay.
And the more that I press her is the more she slips away.
Act like I don't need her but...Yo, you're necessary...
Like ten days from now I won't see your face when I sleep.
Act like I can hear, but Jah knows I'm deaf.
- Rasta Courage - (4:46) - 5,821 plays
- Be Aware - (4:10) - 3,637 plays
- Faith Works - (5:04) - 3,031 plays
- Sorry - (4:51) - 2,583 plays
- Jah Atmosphere - (4:43) - 3,356 plays