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Jamaican Songwriters: Peter Tosh, Burning Spear, Barrington Levy, Buju Banton, Ziggy Marley, Yellowman, Charlie Chaplin, Bob Marley

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Published August 14th 2011
ISBN : 9781155212166
Paperback
38 pages
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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 36. Chapters: Peter Tosh, Burning Spear, Barrington Levy, Buju Banton, Ziggy Marley, Yellowman, Charlie Chaplin,MorePlease note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 36. Chapters: Peter Tosh, Burning Spear, Barrington Levy, Buju Banton, Ziggy Marley, Yellowman, Charlie Chaplin, Bob Marley, Lee Scratch Perry, Desmond Dekker, Capleton, Bunny Wailer, Renford Cogle, Wayne Wonder, Spragga Benz, Errol Brown, Jackie Mittoo, Bob Andy, Rupie Edwards, Bruce Ruffin, Pluto Shervington, Aidonia, Professor Nuts, Carl Malcolm, Vincent Ford, Winston McAnuff, Junior Tucker, Jackie Edwards, Lord Tanamo, Junior Murvin, William Layton Nelson, Peter Metro, Sister Carol, Demarco, King Sporty, Pampidoo, King Mellow Yellow. Excerpt: Nesta Robert 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. Marleys 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, together with The Wailers, 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 reggaes best-selling album, going ten times Platinum (Diamond) in the U.S., and selling 25 million copies worldwide. Bob Marley was born in the village of Nine Mile in Saint Ann Parish, Jamaica as Nesta Robert Marley. A Jamaican passport official would later swap his first and middle names. His father, Norval Sinclair Marley, was a white Jamaican of mixed and ...