Third World is one of the longest-lived Reggae bands of all time, and one of Jamaica's most consistently popular crossover acts among international audiences. Mixing in elements of R&B, funk, pop, and rock and, later on, dancehall and rap, Third Worlds style has been described as "reggae-fusion". Their greatest success came in the late 1970s and early 1980s, peaking with their cover version of The O'Jays' "Now That We Found Love" from their third album Journey to Addis. "Now That We Found Love" became a hit single on both sides of the Atlantic in 1978, reaching the top 10 in the UK.
The group first met Stevie Wonder in Jamaica in 1976, and the single prompted him to perform with them at the Reggae Sunsplash festival in 1982 in the wake of Bob Marley's death. Wonder also co-wrote their 1982 hit "Try Jah Love", which brought them further exposure in North America.
1. Redemption Song (with Rita Marley)
2. Happy Birthday
3. Now That We've Found Love
1. Dancing On The Floor
2. Always Around
3. One Love