Monday, 21 January 2002
Reggae legend, Bob Marley has just received his first ever Grammy nomination by the National Recording Academy of Arts and Science (NARAS.) for being the subject of the documentary Rebel Music: The Bob Marley Story in the category of "Best Long Form Music Video". Incredibly, this is the first time a Bob Marley project has ever been nominated for a Grammy.
Bob Marley, musician, poet and prophet, was the first Jamaican artist and the first 3rd world superstar to achieve international stardom and introduced Reggae music to the world. Marley was a symbol of human rights that, through his music, decried the injustices of all people and fought for social equality with zealous determination. His songs of faith, devotion and revolution created a legacy, which continues to live on today. He is an artist who has inspired a legion of political ...