Bob Marley


Bob Marley
  Настоящее имя  
Robert Nesta Marley
Фев 6, 1945, St. Ann
Май 11, 1981
 United States
  Год       Название       Жанр       Лейбл       Рейтинг  
  1996       Selection of Bob Marley - Disc 1       Reggae                  
  1996       Selection of Bob Marley - Disc 2       Reggae                  
  2001       Natty Dread [Japan 2001       Reggae       Universal International          

  Автор биографии: Jason Ankeny  

Reggae's most transcendent and iconic figure, Bob Marley was the first Jamaican artist to achieve international superstardom, in the process introducing the music of his native island nation to the far-flung corners of the globe. Marley's music gave voice to the day-to-day struggles of the Jamaican experience, vividly capturing not only the plight of the country's impoverished and oppressed but also the devout spirituality that remains their source of strength. His songs of faith, devotion, and revolution created a legacy that continues to live on not only through the music of his extended family but also through generations of artists the world over touched by his genius. Robert Nesta Marley was born February 6, 1945, in rural St. Ann's Parish, Jamaica; the son of a middle-aged white father and teenaged black mother, he left home at 14 to pursue a music career in Kingston, becoming a pupil of local singer and devout Rastafarian Joe Higgs. He cut his first single, "Judge Not," in 1962 for Leslie Kong, severin Далее...

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