bob marley

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life Bob Marley


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Bob Marley :

Bob Marley By Ernst Beliard

Early Life:

Early Life His full name was Robert Nesta Marley. He was born in February 6, 1945 in Nine Mile in Saint Ann Parish , Jamaica . His mother was black and his father was white but missing. As he was young he learned how to play the guitar and sing. Bob had a love for making music. He had many inspirations from America to do so.

Beginning his career :

Beginning his career Bob soon started making music and was discovered by a producer named  Leslie Kong. But Marley wasn’t a hit on his own. He soon teamed up with some friends and made a group called the Wailers. The Wailers were a hit all around Jamacia.

Career Take off:

Career Take off In 1972 the Wailers career as a singing group took off they were offered a contract with Island Records. With this they made their first album and it was a hit in the US and other parts of the world.



Bob Marley:

Bob Marley

Bob Marley:

Bob Marley

Death of Bob Marley:

Death of Bob Marley Bob Marley had became ill, there had been a cancerous cell in his toe that he would not have removed. After a few concerts in the US and Jamaica . The cancer in his toe had spredd and he went for treatment. Even though he was able to fight off the cancer for months in the end the cancer won, he died in Miami, Florida, on May 11, 1981 .

After His death…:

After His death… After he died, Bob Marley left his legacy he was never forgotten. His music is still played to this day. He sold over 20 million albums while he was alive….

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