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 [easyazon_link identifier=”039305845X” locale=”US” tag=”wells01-20″]Roger Steffens[/easyazon_link].
Upon his death bed, Marley left some final words for his son Stephen: “Money can’t buy life.”
On this day in 1945, legendary reggae artiste Bob Marley was born. His legacy and messages of peace and unity still live on. R.I.P. pic.twitter.com/VrRlTvWwte
— The Human Experience (@thehumanxp) February 6, 2018