Despite a diagnosis of malignant melanoma in 1977, Bob Marley
continued to travel, perform, and record.
KOT have taken to social media to celebrate Bob Marley
.With many quoting Marley's inspirational messages to society.
Aside from music, football played a major role throughout the life of Bob Marley
. He grew up playing the sport in fields and streets as well as in the recording studios.
INSPIRATIONMany of todays artists draw inspiration from the music of Bob Marley
and just last week, one of the worlds biggest pop stars, Rihanna announced that her next project is a reggae album, inspired by her favourite artist of all time, Bob Marley
.He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1994 and Time Magazine selected Marleys Exodus as Album of the 20th Century.
However, some people did make the connection between the design and the Bob Marley
From 1973 to 1980, Bob Marley
& The Wailers recorded, toured, and performed before countless millions worldwide.
IMMIGRANT EXPERIENCE | BOB MARLEY
| FRIENDSHIP | NEW SITUATIONS | MOVING
Steffens, an archivist and historian who lectures on Bob Marley
and toured with the Wailers in the 1970s, draws on interviews with 75 friends, associates, business managers, relatives, and members of the Wailers to provide an oral history of Bob Marley
Earlier this year he starred in the world premiere of One Love: The Bob Marley
Musical at Birmingham Rep.
The company, however, (http://www.bbc.co.uk/newsbeat/article/36091249/snapchat-criticised-over-bob-marley-filter-on-420-marijuana-day) said it used the lens as it "gives people a new way to share their appreciation for Bob Marley
and his music."
Their nucleus was formed in 1969, when Bob Marley
, Bunny Wailer and Peter Tosh recruited the Barrett brothers, bassist Aston 'Family Man' and drummer Carly, from Lee Perry's 'Upsetters' to play on hits such as Lively Up Yourself, Trenchtown Rock, Duppy Conqueror and many more.
Ahead of their gig, Dwayne Anglin, the lead singer, tells us what to expect at the show and how Bob Marley
continues to inspire the band's music.