Presentation on theme: "Bob Marley. Background informations: Birth name: Robert Nesta Marley Also known as:Tuff Gong Born: February 6, 1945 Nine Miles, Saint Ann, Jamaica Died:"— Presentation transcript:
Background informations: Birth name: Robert Nesta Marley Also known as:Tuff Gong Born: February 6, 1945 Nine Miles, Saint Ann, Jamaica Died: May 11, 1981 Genre: Reggae, ska, rocksteady Occupation: Singer, songwriter, guitarist Instrument: G Guitar, vocals Years active: 1962 – 1981 Label: Studio One, Beverley’s Upseeter/ Trojan Island/Tuff Gong Associated acts: The wailers Band, The Wailers
I shot the sheriff, No woman, No cry, Three little birds, Exodus, Could you be loved, Jamming, Redemption song One love[one of his most famous love songs] HITS:
Bob Marley once reflected: I don’t have prejudice against myself. My father was white and my mother was black. Them call me half-caste or whatewer. Me don’t dip on nobady’s side. Me don’t dip on the black man’s side or the white man’s side. Me dip on God’s side, the one who create me and cause me to come from black and white.
Musical career: Bob Marley, Bunny Livingston, Peter McIntosh, Junior Braitheaite, Beverley Kelso and Cherry Smith – rocksteady group first named “The Teenagers”. Later “The Wailing Rudeboys”, then to “The Wailing Wailers”, and finally to “The Wailers”.
Albums: * The Wailing Wailers 1966 * The Best of the Wailers 1970 * Soul Rebels 1970 * Soul Revolution 1971 * Soul Revolution Part II 1971 * African Herbsman 1973 * Catch a Fire 1973 [Wailers first album] * Burnin' 1973 * Rasta Revolution 1974 * Natty Dread 1974 * Rastaman Vibration 1976 * Exodus 1977 * Kaya 1978 * Survival 1979 * Uprising 1980 * Confrontation (izdano po Marleyjevi smrti) 1983
Bob Marley’s 13 childrens: Imani Carole, born May 22, 1963, to Cheryl Murray; May 221963May 221963 Sharon, born November 23, 1964, to Rita in previous relationship; SharonNovember 231964 SharonNovember 231964 Cedella born August 23, 1967, to Rita; CedellaAugust 231967 CedellaAugust 231967 David "Ziggy", born October 17, 1968, to Rita; David "Ziggy"October 171968 David "Ziggy"October 171968 Stephen, born April 20, 1972, to Rita; StephenApril 201972 StephenApril 201972 Robert "Robbie", born May 16, 1972, to Pat Williams; May 161972May 161972 Rohan, born May 19, 1972, to Janet Hunt; RohanMay 191972 RohanMay 191972 Karen, born 1973 to Janet Bowen; Stephanie, born August 17, 1974; according to Cedella Booker she was the daughter of Rita and a man called Ital with whom Rita had an affair; nonetheless she was acknowledged as Bob's daughter; August 171974Cedella BookerAugust 171974Cedella Booker Julian, born June 4, 1975, to Lucy Pounder; JulianJune 41975 JulianJune 41975 Ky-Mani, born February 26, 1976, to Anita Belnavis; Ky-ManiFebruary 261976 Ky-ManiFebruary 261976 Damian, born July 21, 1978, to Cindy Breakspeare; DamianJuly 211978Cindy Breakspeare DamianJuly 211978Cindy Breakspeare Makeda, born May 30, 1981, to Yvette Crichton. May 301981May 301981
Awards and honors: 1111976: Band of the Year ( RRRR oooo llll llll iiii nnnn gggg S S S S tttt oooo nnnn eeee) JJJJune 1978: Awarded the P P P P P eeee aaaa cccc eeee M M M M eeee dddd aaaa llll o o o o ffff t t t t hhhh eeee T T T T hhhh iiii rrrr dddd W W W W oooo rrrr llll ddddfrom the U U U U U nnnn iiii tttt eeee dddd N N N N aaaa tttt iiii oooo nnnn ssss FFFFebruary 1981: Awarded Jamaica's third highest honor, the JJJJ aaaa mmmm aaaa iiii cccc aaaa nnnn O O O O rrrr dddd eeee rrrr o o o o ffff M M M M eeee rrrr iiii tttt MMMMarch 1994: Inducted into the R R R R R oooo cccc kkkk a a a a nnnn dddd R R R R oooo llll llll H H H H aaaa llll llll o o o o ffff F F F F aaaa mmmm eeee 1111999: Album of the Century for E E E E E xxxx oooo dddd uuuu ssss ( TTTT iiii mmmm eeee M M M M aaaa gggg aaaa zzzz iiii nnnn eeee) FFFFebruary 2001: A star on the H H H H H oooo llll llll yyyy wwww oooo oooo dddd W W W W aaaa llll kkkk o o o o ffff F F F F aaaa mmmm eeee FFFFebruary 2001: Awarded G G G G G rrrr aaaa mmmm mmmm yyyy L L L L iiii ffff eeee tttt iiii mmmm eeee A A A A cccc hhhh iiii eeee vvvv eeee mmmm eeee nnnn tttt AAAA wwww aaaa rrrr dddd 2222004: R R R R R oooo llll llll iiii nnnn gggg S S S S tttt oooo nnnn eeee M M M M aaaa gggg aaaa zzzz iiii nnnn eeee ranked him #11 on their list of the 1 1 1 1 1 0000 0000 G G G G rrrr eeee aaaa tttt eeee ssss tttt A A A A rrrr tttt iiii ssss tttt ssss o o o o ffff A A A A llll llll T T T T iiii mmmm eeee. [[[[ 1111 1111 ]]]] """"One Love" named song of the millennium by The B B B B B BBBB CCCC VVVVoted as one of the greatest lyricists of all time by a BBC poll. [[[[ 1111 2222 ]]]] 2222007 A plaque dedicated to him by Nubian Jak community trust and supported by Her Majesties Foreign Office.
Tours: Apr–Jul 1973: Catch a Fire Tour (England, USA) Catch a Fire TourCatch a Fire Tour Oct–Nov 1973: Burnin' Tour (USA, England) Burnin' TourBurnin' Tour Jun–Jul 1975: Natty Dread Tour (USA, Canada, England) Natty Dread TourNatty Dread Tour Apr–Jul 1976: Rastaman Vibration Tour (USA, Canada, Germany, Sweden, Netherlands, France, England, Wales) Rastaman Vibration TourRastaman Vibration Tour May–Jun 1977: Exodus Tour (France, Belgium, Netherlands, Germany, Sweden, Denmark, England) Exodus TourExodus Tour May–Aug 1978: Kaya Tour (USA, Canada, England, France, Spain, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Netherlands, Belgium) Kaya TourKaya Tour Apr–May 1979: Babylon by Bus Tour (Japan, New Zealand, Australia, Hawaii) Babylon by Bus TourBabylon by Bus Tour Oct–Dec 1979: Survival Tour (USA, Canada, Trinidad/Tobago, Bahamas) Survival TourSurvival Tour May–Sep 1980: Uprising Tour (Switzerland, Germany, France, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Belgium, Netherlands, Italy, Spain, Ireland, England, Scotland, Wales, USA) Uprising TourUprising Tour