Wikipedia : This day (May 11, 1981), in Miami, Florida, died Robert Nesta Marley a.k.a Bob Marley, a Jamaican singer and songwriter.
Official Site : In 1963 Bob Marley and his childhood friend Neville Livingston a.k.a. Bunny Wailer began attending vocal classes held by Trench Town resident Joe Higgs, a successful singer who mentored many young singers in the principles of rhythm, harmony and melody.
@facebook : Bob Marley, the Natural Mystic, may yet prove to be the most significant musical artist of the twentieth century. Bob Marley gave the world brilliant and evocative music; his work stretched across nearly two decades and yet still remains timeless and universal.
@last.fm : Bob Marley was a member of this Rastafari movement, whose culture was a key element in the development of reggae. Bob Marley became the leading proponent of the Rastafari, taking their music out of socially deprived areas of Jamaica and onto the international music scene.
Video : w/ The Wailers – Coming In From The Cold (1980) . Documentary (1980) . War (1979) . w/ The Wailers – Exodus (1977) . Roots Rock Reggae (1976) . w/ The Wailers – Kinky Reggae (1975) . Lively Up Yourself (1974) . w/ The Wailers – Get up Stand up (1973) .