Bob Marley


Overview
Bob Marley was born on February 6, 1945 in Jamaica. In 1963, Bob Marley and a couple of his friends started creating music under the same of Wailing Wailers. It wasn’t until nine years later that they became popular. In 1972 they signed a contract with Island Records. Over his entire career he sold more than 20 million records. Unfortunately his career was stopped short when he died from a malignant melanoma on May 11, 1981 in Miami Florida. His legend of becoming the first international superstar to emerge from a third-world county lives on though.

Genre
Reggae, ska, rocksteady

Albums
The Wailing Wailers -1965
Soul Rebel -1970
The Best of the Wailers -1971
Catch a Fire -1973
African Herbsman -1973
Burnin' -1973
Natty Dead -1974
Live! -1975
Rastaman Vibration -1976
Exodus -1977
Kaya -1978
Babylon by Bus -1978
Survival -1979
Uprising -1980