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Bob Marley

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

The profound ramifications of the roots reggae music and Rastafarianism as philosophical and ideological tools for the understanding of Africa and the African diaspora reached its highest...

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Marley, Bob

William R. Nash.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Musical Structures, Styles, and Techniques; Politics. 978 words.

Marley, Bob (06 February 1945–11 May 1981), musician and political activist, was born Robert Nesta Marley in Nine Miles, St. Ann Parish, Jamaica, the son of Norval Marley, a British army...

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Marley, Bob

Eric Bennett.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1070 words.

The first global pop star to emerge from a developing nation, Bob Marley has won fans from nations around the

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Marley, Bob

Eric Bennett.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1070 words.

The first global pop star to emerge from a developing nation, Bob Marley has won fans from nations around the world who share his vision of redemption and freedom and love his innovative...

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Marley, Bob - Exodus

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 111 words.

Bob Marley’s consistent (certainly by reggae standards) album career has proffered many great songbooks, of which Exodus is just one

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Marley, Bob - African Herbsman

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 117 words.

Prior to the universal success that Bob Marley later experienced, he was already a giant at home. Having worked with

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Marley, Bob - Kaya

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 116 words.

Bob Marley is in a mellow and happy mood as the album opens with ‘excuse me while I light my

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Marley, Bob - Live!

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 145 words.

Nobody who likes music could fail to be emotionally moved by this album, and not just because Bob Marley is

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Marley, Bob - Natty Dread

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 126 words.

Out on his own following the defection of Bunny Wailer and Peter Tosh, this album saw Bob Marley utilizing the

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Marley, Bob - Uprising

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 145 words.

Bob Marley generated a staggering number of records during his brief time. Although he recorded his first recordings in the

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Bob Marley <i>n.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 38 words.

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2003 B. Dark Dirty Cockney Rhy. Sl. 26: Make that call and get in some more Bob Marley.

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Exodus (Bob Marley album)

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Bob Marley’s consistent (certainly by reggae standards) album career has proffered many great songbooks, of which Exodus is just one good example. The singles ‘One Love’ and ‘Jamming’ will...

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Legend (Bob Marley album)

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Although reggae is still perceived as a minor specialist genre, when it presses the button right, the music captures the hearts of the masses. Bob Marley is a giant, similar ...

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Kaya (Bob Marley album)

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Bob Marley is in a mellow and happy mood as the album opens with ‘excuse me while I light my spliff’ on ‘Easy Skanking’ and maintains the feeling throughout. ‘Kaya’ ...

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Live! (Bob Marley album)

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Nobody who likes music could fail to be emotionally moved by this album, and not just because Bob Marley is no longer with us. It was a special live treat ...

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Uprising (Bob Marley album)

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Bob Marley generated a staggering number of records during his brief time. Although he recorded his first recordings in the early 60s, it was not until the 1973 release of ...

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Marley, Bob - Songs Of Freedom

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 307 words.

During his life, Bob Marley established himself as one of the giants of modern music; supporters and proselytizers might even

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Marley, Bob - Babylon By Bus

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 163 words.

Capturing Bob Marley and the Wailers at their creative peak, Babylon By Bus is a righteously grooving collection of recordings

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Marley, Bob (6 Feb 1945)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 635 words.

Reggae's pivotal artist, Bob Marley represented its definitive sound and image, projecting the symbols and politics of Rastafari while achieving

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African Herbsman (Bob Marley album)

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Prior to the universal success that Bob Marley later experienced, he was already a giant at home. Having worked with all the legendary producers, he still could not find the ...

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Babylon By Bus (Bob Marley album)

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Capturing Bob Marley and the Wailers at their creative peak, Babylon By Bus is a righteously grooving collection of recordings from the group’s 1978 European tour. An excellent companion to...

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