Tonight reggae legends Third World return for a four-island tour. Original member Stephen "Cat" Coore called HPR’s Dave Lawrence and talked about the connection to reggae on islands around the world…
Third World plays Hilo tonight at the Palace Theatre; tomorrow/Friday they perform at the Kuhio Lounge on Kaua`i, Saturday at Kaka`ako Waterfront Park in Honolulu and Sunday at the MACC in Kahului, Maui. Find out more about the band at their website, thirdworldband.com. Hear Third World jamming with Stevie Wonder at an early 80's Reggae Sunsplash:
A classic live video of Third World performing the song Stevie Wonder wrote, Try Jah Love:
Third World's most recent album, Patriots, included this remake with two of Bob Marley's musical children:
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