A short biography of Bob Marley


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The Creator of reggae and an outstanding musician of our time is the Bob Marley. Biography it is the object of attention. The singer was born in Jamaica on 6th February 1945 in the village of nine miles. Soon after, the father, who was a British officer, left the family, but continued to help financially, and sometimes met with his son.

Biography of Bob MarleyBiography of Bob Marley says that in the late 50s his family moved to the capital Kingston and settles in a poor neighborhood. There's a guy met Neville Livingston (Bunny) and starts with him to take the first steps in the music direction. After school, the future singer takes a job as a welder, but leaves the music. Vocal lessons he and Bunny were given for free by the famous Joe Higgs (musician from Jamaica). Soon, the guys get acquainted with Peter McIntosh (Peter Tosh)

Biography of Bob Marley: career

At the age of sixteen musician will debut with the song "Judge Not”, which was co-written with the Higgs. In 1963, Marley with its help creates a vocal group The Wailers. In addition to Bob, included Bunny, Peter Tosh, cherry green, Junior Braithwaite and Beverly Kelso. Debut single the a team topped the charts in Jamaica. Its circulation amounted to 80 thousand copies. In 1966, despite the presence of successful compositions, the team falls apart. Biography of Bob Marley says that after that he and his mother went to the United States, where he worked at automotive factory, but after some time he returned to Jamaica and re-organized The Wailers. The team worked in a variety of genres, but was popular only in Jamaica.


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Biography of Bob Marley says that in 1971 he began working with American vocalist John Tactile and wrote for him two songs ("Stir It Up", "Guava Jelly") that become hits. In 1972 the band released the album “Catch A Fire" which received international success. In 1973, the ensemble toured the United States. Soon Bunny and Tosh out of the team.

Bob Marley biographyAfter that gauze adds to the name of the group your name and includes in it the female trio. Together with the Higgs, they went on tour to European, American and African countries. In the 70s the team is a recognized leader in reggae. In Britain almost all of their songs entered the top 40. The albums came out practically every year. However, in the US, only two tracks made the charts, although the album of the group was quite popular. Song “riot, faith and love”, as they called their critics, loved intellectual elite.

Biography of Bob Marley says that the singer at home turned into a cult figure. His religious and political position people perceived as a revelation. In 1976 Bob was assassinated, because he became a reluctant participant in local political intrigue. In 1977, the singer discovered a malignant tumor on the toe. To remove it, he refused, explaining that you will not be able then to dance. In addition, the Rastafari believe that the body must remain whole.

the Son of Bob MarleyIn 1980, the singer became Orthodox (Ethiopian Church), and took the name Berhane Sellasie. He died in 1981, may 11. The son of Bob Marley heard from his dying father, these last words: “Money cannot buy life”. An interesting fact is that the singer had 12 children, and only three of them from his wife Rita.

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Alin Trodden - author of the article, editor
"Hi, I'm Alin Trodden. I write texts, read books, and look for impressions. And I'm not bad at telling you about it. I am always happy to participate in interesting projects."

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