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Celebrating Black History Month :: Hon. Robert Nesta Marley OM


Hon. Robert Nesta Marley OM

Hon. Robert Nesta Marley OM

Robert Nesta Marley, OM (6 February 1945 – 11 May 1981) was a Jamaican singer-songwriter who became an international musical and cultural icon, blending mostly reggae, ska, and rocksteady in his compositions. He started in 1963 with the group the Wailers and forged a distinctive songwriting and vocal style that became popular with audiences worldwide. The Wailers released some of the earliest reggae records with producer Lee "Scratch" Perry.

The Wailers disbande