Desmond Dekker, “007 (Shanty Town)”

Never before has such a pointed criticism of the violence inherent to our cultural products, such as the here cited action films of James Bond and Ocean’s Eleven, as connected to gangsterism in low-income housing projects, been married to music so perfect for hot summer nights.

Desmond Dekker, “007 (Shanty Town)” (1967).

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