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Get Up, Stand Up "is a song by reggae band Bob Marley & The Wailers, written by Bob Marley and Peter Tosh.

The original song appeared on the album Burnin recommended in 1973. After that, the song still different times in other versions recorded or performed live, by The Wailers, Bob Marley & The Wailers and by Peter Tosh & Bunny Wailer.

It is generally assumed that the song is a call to all global citizens, Rastafari in particular, to no longer allow others abuse and mistreat them.

The song is often played on concerts by Bob Marley, mostly as shut-off number. "Get Up, Stand Up" was also the last song Marley ever performed on stage, on september 23, 1980 at the Stanley Theater in Pittsburgh.

Radio 2 Top 2000[Edit]Edit

Number (s) with markings

in the Radio 2 Top 2000

' 99 ' 00 ' 01 ' 02 ' 03 ' 04 ' 05 ' 06 ' 07 ' 08 ' 09 ' 10 ' 11 ' 12 ' 13
Get Up, Stand Up - - - - 971 - - - - - 951 815 931 1072 1111

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