Bob Marley for eternity

Bob Marley would’ve been 73 years old today. To celebrate the reggae legend, watch teenage cellist and 2016’s BBC Young Musician of the Year winner Sheku Kanneh-Mason perform a cello version of Marley’s “No Woman No Cry.”

Also be sure to check out the New Yorker piece that looks back at Marley’s legacy, including the oral history of the artist as documented by Marley-expert Roger Steffens.

Upon his death bed, Marley left some final words for his son Stephen: “Money can’t buy life.”

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Author: wells baum aka bombtune

A daily blogger who connects the dots between beats, culture, and technology.

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