HAPPY BIRTHDAY Robert Nesta “BOB MARLEY”..
My tribute to …
Robert Nesta “Bob” Marley, OM (6 February 1945 – 11 May 1981) was a Jamaican singer-songwriter and musician. He was the rhythm guitarist and lead singer for the ska, rocksteady and reggae band Bob Marley & The Wailers (1963–1981). Marley remains the most widely known and revered performer of reggae music, and is credited with helping spread both Jamaican music and the Rastafari movement to a worldwide audience.
Marley’s music was heavily influenced by the social issues of his homeland, and he is considered to have given voice to the specific political and cultural nexus of Jamaica. His best-known hits include “I Shot the Sheriff“, “No Woman, No Cry“, “Could You Be Loved“, “Stir It Up“, “Jamming“, “Redemption Song“, “One Love” and, “Three Little Birds“, as well as the posthumous releases “Buffalo Soldier” and “Iron Lion Zion“. The compilation album Legend (1984), released three years after his death, is reggae’s best-selling album, going ten times Platinum which is also one Diamond in the U.S., and selling 25 million copies worldwide.
THANKS BOB MARLEY FOR THE WONDERFUL SONGS… lyrics… and more……….. OnE Love… PeAce
Posted on February 7, 2012, in Music and Legends, Uncategorized and tagged Bob Marley, Bob Marley & The Wailers, Could You Be Loved, I Shot the Sheriff, Iron Lion Zion, Jamaica, Redemption Song, Three Little Birds. Bookmark the permalink. 7 Comments.