ESCAPE FROM BABYLON
The standard of living is half of what it was only a few years ago. Those who survive the violence want to go abroad. The Rastas want to go to Africa. Jamaica, the island in the sun, is Babylon.
I-Roy and the Maytones: Money Trouble. On a Disco-45 from GG’s Records, 1977.
Sound dedicated to the International Monetary Fund, it was immediately a great hit in Jamaica.