Robert Nesta Marley|
|Also known as||
Reggae, ska, rocksteady|
Vocals, guitar, piano, saxophone, harmonica, percussion|
Studio One, Upsetter, Tuff Gong|
Bob Marley & the Wailers, Wailers Band, The Upsetters, I Threes|
Nesta Robert "Bob" Marley, OM (6 February 1945 – 11 May 1981) was a Jamaican singer-songwriter and musician. He was the rhythm guitarist and lead singer for the ska, rocksteady and reggae band Bob Marley & The Wailers (1963–1981). Marley remains the most widely known and revered performer of reggae music, and is credited with helping spread both Jamaican music and the Rastafari movement to a worldwide audience.