"'Many Rivers to Cross'" is the third single by the reggae group UB40 from the album Labour of Love. This single peaked at the number 16 on the singles chart in the UK and the number 48 in New Zealand.
On November 4, 2013, Tessanne Chin covered the song on Season 5 of NBC's singing competition, The Voice for the Live Playoffs round. Chin was a former backup singer for Jimmy Cliff early in her career.
Harry Nilsson covered a version on his album Pussy Cats