The story of slave ship captain John Newton, who became an abolitionist and penned the lyrics to the hugely popular song.
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Now adopted by Rugby fans, this song actually refers to the underground railroad that used to take escaped slaves north.
Bob Marley felt spiritually attached to the second book of the Old Testament, and the struggle for freedom inspired him to write his most political album, an exile yearning to be home. In this programme we hear about the ideas and history that inspired an album that is still relevant to this day.