Inducted to the Walk of Fame on February 6, 2001 with 1 star. Comments
Bob Marley
Quick Facts
Born:
February 6,
Nine Mile, Saint Ann, Jamaica
Ethnicity:
African American

Robert Nesta "Bob" Marley was a Jamaican singer-songwriter and musician. He was the rhythm guitarist and lead singer for the ska, rocksteady and reggae bands The Wailers and Bob Marley & The Wailers. 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.

Marley's 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, released three years after his death, is reggae's best-selling album, being 10 times Platinum in the U.S., and selling 20

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