Robert Nesta Marley OM, popularly known as Bob Marley literally took the world by storm. This tornado was born on 6th February 1945 and breathed his last on the 11th of May, 1981. Marley was a reggae singer from Jamaica. Apart from singing, he also wrote his songs, and strummed the guitar to them. He was well known throughout the world for his performances. He began in 1963 with a band called the Wailers. He had a style of his own, a style that was a reflection of the rest of the world. The producer of Wailers, Lee Scratch Parry made huge profits with some exceptional releases of the band.

The band broke in 1974 and this is when Bob Marley, the legend arose. He shifted base to England and released his first album titled Exodus in the year, 1977. The album was instantly a bestseller. It sold 75 million records! The album was a hit for a little more than a year. The most popular songs from the album were –

Exodus
Waiting in Vain
Jamming
One love

In the year 1978, Marley belted out a new album called Kaya and once again, the album was a hit. Singles such as “Is this love” and “satisfy my soul” created waves once again.

Though, he was a legendary singer, his fame was short lived. He was diagnosed with Melanoma in the year 1977 and four years later, he succumbed to the disease. He died at the age of 36.

His music was spiritual sensibility to some people and sheer relaxation to others. He might have died an early death but he definitely left a mark upon the world. He spread reggae music and Jamaican culture throughout the globe. He created an identity that the world will never forget. Today, a large number of capitalists use Marley’s name for commercial purposes. He is gone but he is here to stay, he is Bob Marley.

20+ Best Highly Rated Bob Marley Songs

 

1. Could You Be Loved? – Bob Marley


 

2. Is This Love? – Bob Marley


 

3. Jammin’ – Bob Marley


 

4. Waiting In Vain – Bob Marley


 

5. Exodus – Bob Marley


 

6. One Love – Bob Marley


 

7. No Woman No Cry – Bob Marley


 

8. Three Little Birds – Bob Marley


 

9. Turn Your Lights Down Low – Bob Marley, Lauryn Hill


 

10. Buffalo Soldier – Bob Marley


 

11. Redemption Song – Bob Marley


 

12. Get Up, Stand Up – Bob Marley


 

13. Satisfy My Soul – Bob Marley


 

14. Stir It Up – Bob Marley


 

15. I Shot The Sheriff – Bob Marley


 

16. Sun Is Shining – Bob Marley


 

17. Easy Skanking – Bob Marley


 

18. Lively Up Yourself – Bob Marley


 

19. Iron Lion Zion – Bob Marley


 

20. Africa Unite – Bob Marley


 

21. Roots, Rock, Reggae – Bob Marley


 

22. No More Trouble – Bob Marley, Erykah Badu

 

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