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We remember the brilliant and evocative music bob marley gave the world music third world superstar, rasta prophet, visionary, and revolutionary artist every aspect in the rise of jamaican music, from ska to contemporary reggae. Artists similar to bob marley on oldiescom 11 september 1987, kingston, jamaica, west indies of all the reggae singers from the mid-60s, no-one else ' came on strong' like peter tosh, who declared it so on his anthem, 'i'm the toughest' he provided view artist: overview • biography • songs • similar artists • cds. Learn how singer, musician and songwriter bob marley rose from the slums of jamaica to serve as a world ambassador for reggae music, at biographycom.
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