Uprising was the last album Bob Marley released in his lifetime. The day it reached the shops, Marley and the Wailers opened for Fleetwood Mac in Munich.
If any album was Bob Marley’s masterpiece, it was ‘Exodus.’
The typically inventive version features Collier's own harmonies and a trademark split-screen video that he directed, edited and arranged himself.
Island supremo Chris Blackwell, together with the Wailers and I-Threes, compiled the unreleased recordings made during the years before Marley’s death.
Exclusive tracks include Michael Kiwanuka’s rendition of ‘To Be Young, Gifted And Black’ and a rework of Janet Kay’s ‘Silly Games’ by Tiana Major9.
In 1971, the world was ready to shake off the 60s and move forward into an uncertain future.
The 1984 release became one of the all-time bestselling compilations around the world by any artist.
‘It is music to uplift, heal, and inspire listeners dealing with racial injustices as well as other social injustices,’ says Common.
Nakkia Gold commented, “The struggle has made us strong. This is the moment to break through the chains of social injustice.”
After the long years of cult-hero status, 'Rastaman Vibration' brought Bob Marley & the Wailers chart success, becoming the band’s first US Top 10 & UK hit.
Though small in number, these pioneering female music producers have made their mark in the industry, from Sylvia Moy to Linda Perry.
The weekly all-star session will also feature Julian Marley, Jacob Collier, Sheku Mason and more.
The best Earth Day songs range from political warnings to songs written in celebration of our planet’s beauty.
Their innovative music put Jamaica on the map as a global force in music… Here are the 10 best reggae producers in history.
We went to Hyde Park to find out what Bob Marley means to people celebrating 4-20, the annual celebration of cannabis culture.