Bob Marley (Robert Nesta Marley) (1945 – 1981) –singer, guitarist, famous reggae activist.
Bob Marley was born in the village of Jamaican-Nine Miles. Interested in music since childhood, and after moving to Kingston began to develop their skills. After school, he went to work as a mechanic. And in his spare time with Neville Livingston and Joe Higgs studied music.
The first song in the biography of Bob Marley was recorded in 16 years – «Judge Not». Then in 1963 he organized a group «The Wailers», whose music has become very popular in Jamaica. But already in 1966 the group disbanded. After a brief stint in the U.S. Marley returned to his homeland and restored the group.
International fame finally came to «The Wailers» in 1972, when a contract was signed with the company «Island Records» and released the album «Catch A Fire». And next year, the band began touring…
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