CD+Pure Audio Bluray Remaster -Originally released on May 8, 1984, Bob Marley’s Legend illustrates the remarkable life and recording career of one of reggae music’s most important figures. It remains the world’s best-selling reggae album and continues to be one of Universals best-selling catalogue albums, its’ sales exceeding 27 million worldwide. Universal Music celebrates the 30th Anniversary of Legend with the release of the CD/Blu-ray Pure Audio Disc combo set and new tri colour double vinyl: Legend 30th Anniversary Edition
The original Legend, features Classic Marley anthems “Three Little Birds,” “Get Up Stand Up,” “One Love/People Get Ready,” “No Woman No Cry” and “I Shot The Sheriff,” as well as “Jamming,” “Exodus,” “Redemption Song” and “Is This Love.” This new deluxe version also features this iconic collection entirely mixed in 5.1 by the Grammy Award winning producer Bob Clearmountain on Blu-Ray Pure Audio Disc. and now includes the original, early studio version of “No Woman No Cry,” in lieu of the previous live version. Also featured are two previously unheard alternative takes of “Easy Skanking” and “Punky Reggae Party” recently discovered in the Marley vault.
The CD and Blu-Ray Pure Audio Disc are housed in a 28-page, case-bound book featuring extended liner notes, unseen photos and forwards written by Sir Paul McCartney, Stevie Wonder, and liner notes by Christopher Farley the author of the book Marley. The vinyl is a collectable tricolour (red green gold) disc packaged as a double gatefold LP