Jimmy Cliff Performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ

Jimmy Cliff Performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ
Jamaican reggae musician Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas at The LINQ on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 (Photo: © Erik Kabik / Retna / www.erikkabik.com)

Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQPhoto: © Erik Kabik / Retna / www.erikkabik.com.

Jimmy Cliff is a Jamaican reggae musician, multi-instrumentalist, singer and actor. He is the only living musician to hold the Order of Merit, the highest honor that can be granted by the Jamaican government for achievements in the arts and sciences.

Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ
Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ

Photo: © Erik Kabik / Retna / www.erikkabik.com.

Cliff is best known for songs such as “Wonderful World, Beautiful People”, “The Harder They Come”, “Sitting in Limbo”, “You Can Get It If You Really Want” and “Many Rivers to Cross” from the soundtrack to The Harder They Come, which helped popularize reggae across the world, and his covers of Cat Stevens’ “Wild World” and Johnny Nash’s “I Can See Clearly Now” from the film Cool Runnings.

Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ
Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ

Photo: © Erik Kabik / Retna / www.erikkabik.com.

Cliff starred in the film The Harder They Come and was one of five performers inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2010. — Wikipedia

Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ
Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ

Photo: © Erik Kabik / Retna / www.erikkabik.com.

Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ
Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ

Photo: © Erik Kabik / Retna / www.erikkabik.com.

Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ
Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ

Photo: © Erik Kabik / Retna / www.erikkabik.com.

Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ
Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ

Photo: © Erik Kabik / Retna / www.erikkabik.com.

Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ
Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ

Photo: © Erik Kabik / Retna / www.erikkabik.com.

Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ
Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ

Photo: © Erik Kabik / Retna / www.erikkabik.com.

Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ
Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ

Photo: © Erik Kabik / Retna / www.erikkabik.com.

Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ
Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ

Photo: © Erik Kabik / Retna / www.erikkabik.com.

Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ
Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ

Photo: © Erik Kabik / Retna / www.erikkabik.com.

Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ
Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ

Photo: © Erik Kabik / Retna / www.erikkabik.com.

Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ
Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ

Photo: © Erik Kabik / Retna / www.erikkabik.com.

Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ
Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ

Photo: © Erik Kabik / Retna / www.erikkabik.com.

Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ
Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ

Photo: © Erik Kabik / Retna / www.erikkabik.com.

Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ
Jimmy Cliff performs at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in The LINQ

Photo: © Erik Kabik / Retna / www.erikkabik.com.