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Bob Marley & The Wailers

I Shot The Sheriff (4:29)

"I Shot the Sheriff" is a song written by Bob Marley. The song was first released on The Wailers' album Burnin'.

Eric Clapton recorded a cover version that was included on his album, 461 Ocean Boulevard. It is the most successful version of the song, peaking at #1 on the Billboard Hot 100, becoming Clapton's only chart-topping hit in the U.S.

I want to say 'I shot the police' but the government would have made a fuss so I…

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  • When you have this song on you're head, you know you're f*cked up !
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  • Not a great recording but a fantastic track.
  • So why did Bob Marley confess to a crime he wasn't charged with? They arrested him for killing the Deputy, a crime he is not guilty of, but he confesses to killing the Sheriff even though he wasn't charged with it.
  • Why is this only on position 12?
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