R.N. Marley

Real Name:
Robert Nesta Marley
Jamaican singer, songwriter and musician.
Born: February 6, 1945 Nine Miles, Jamaica.
Died: May 11, 1981 of cancer in Miami, Florida, USA

Nesta Robert "Bob" Marley, was a Jamaican singer-songwriter and musician. He was the rhythm guitarist and lead singer for the ska, rocksteady and reggae bands The Wailers (1963-1974) and Bob Marley & The Wailers (1974–1981). 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", "Get Up Stand 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 known as one Diamond in the U.S., and selling 25 million copies worldwide.

Inducted into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1994 (Performer)
Inducted into Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2010.
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Bob Marley - Heathen album art Cocoa Tea Cocoa Tea - Heathen Digital-B Jamaica 1996 Sell This Version
Bob Marley - Heart Of A Lion album art Shabba Ranks Shabba Ranks - Heart Of A Lion Digital-B Jamaica 1996 Sell This Version
BD. 003 Bob Marley - Wait In Vain album art Co-Co Tea* Wait In Vain (as R.N. Marley) Co-Co Tea* - Wait In Vain(7") Brickwall Records (2) BD. 003 Jamaica 1996 Sell This Version
Bob Marley - Warning album art Tony Rebel Tony Rebel - Warning Digital-B Jamaica 1996 Sell This Version
DB036 Bob Marley - Rebel album art Carlton Coffie* Carlton Coffie* - Rebel(7") Digital-B DB036 Jamaica 1996 Sell This Version
none Bob Marley - Guiltyness album art Cutty Ranks & Edi Fitzroy Cutty Ranks & Edi Fitzroy - Guiltyness(7") Brickwall Records (2) none Jamaica 1998 Sell This Version
BS 704 Bob Marley - Arthur album art Gregory Issacs* Arthur (as R.N. Marley) Gregory Issacs* - Arthur(7", Single) Big Ship BS 704 UK 1999 Sell This Version
BS 701 Mikey Spice Mikey Spice - Yes Mi Friend(7") Big Ship BS 701 UK 2000 Sell This Version
VPCD1607 Bob Marley - Love So Nice album art Junior Kelly Hungry Days (as R.N. Marley) and 1 more… Junior Kelly - Love So Nice(CD, Album) VP Records VPCD1607 US 2001 Sell This Version
79637.2 Bob Marley - The Roots Of Love album art Ijahman Levi Ijahman Levi - The Roots Of Love(CD, Comp) Tree Roots Records 79637.2 France 2001 Sell This Version
VPCD 1681 Bob Marley - Ghetto Dictionary: The Mystery album art Bounty Killer Ghetto Dictionary (as R.N. Marley) Bounty Killer - Ghetto Dictionary: The Mystery(CD) VP Records VPCD 1681 US 2002 Sell This Version
Bob Marley - Your Love album art Glen Washington Roots Man (as R.N. Marley) and 1 more… Glen Washington - Your Love (Album) VP Records US 2002 Sell This Version
Bob Marley - Be A Champion album art Richie Stephens Richie Stephens - Be A Champion Digital-B Jamaica 2004 Sell This Version
none Bob Marley - Money Love album art Anthony B Anthony B - Money Love(7") Digital-B none Jamaica 2004 Sell This Version
none Bob Marley - You Can Go album art Anthony Cruz Anthony Cruz - You Can Go(7") Digital-B none Jamaica 2004 Sell This Version
VPRL 1740-1, VPRL 1740 Bob Marley - Strictly The Best 34 album art Various Don't Worry (as R.N. Marley) Various - Strictly The Best 34(LP, Comp) VP Records, VP Records VPRL 1740-1, VPRL 1740 US 2005 Sell This Version
JOE 108, VPS 9070 Bob Marley - Your Shining Light album art Freddie McGregor Freddie McGregor - Your Shining Light(7") Joe Frasier, VP Records JOE 108, VPS 9070 US 2006 Sell This Version
COUDCD458 Bob Marley - Silver album art Lloyd Brown Leave The Guns Alone (as R.N. Marley) and 2 more… Lloyd Brown - Silver(CD, Album) Cou$ins Records COUDCD458 UK 2007 Sell This Version
VPCD 1808-2 Bob Marley - Best Of Sweet Love album art Various Oh My Lady (as R.N. Marley) and 1 more… Various - Best Of Sweet Love(CD, Comp) VP Records VPCD 1808-2 US 2008 Sell This Version
none, VPS9153 Bob Marley - Know Yourself / Jah Live (Riddim) album art Lloyd Brown & Peter Spence Jah Live (Riddim) (as R.N. Marley) Lloyd Brown & Peter Spence - Know Yourself / Jah Live (Riddim)(7") Joe Frasier, VP Records none, VPS9153 US 2008 Sell This Version
Bob Marley - Reggae Gold 2010 album art Various Love's Contagious (as R.N. Marley) Various - Reggae Gold 2010 (Comp) VP Records US 2010 Sell This Version

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February 7, 2019
Bob Marley was the true inspirational reggae genius of Jamaica everywhere, in general. And in an interview in New Zealand in 1979, he said: "the alcohol just make you drunk, it doesn't let you meditate", and other things like: "the music comes from masses out of people" (he said it on an interview before his death).


April 2, 2018
A man who could of changed the world if he was still alive right now, but still managed to do so through his music. A spiritual herb smoking rastafarian musician & activist who left his poetry behind for the future generations to hear. Growing up struggling with less support from his Marley relatives it pushed him to become a global name performing all over the world.

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