Bob Marley | This Day In Music

Written by on February 6, 2021


6 Feb 1945, born on this day, Bob Marley singer / songwriter and guitarist who had the 1981 UK No.8 single with ‘No Woman No Cry’, plus over ten other UK Top 40 singles. In July 1977, Marley was found to have a type of malignant melanoma under the nail of a toe, Marley’s health deteriorated as the cancer had spread throughout his body. He died on May 11th 1981. The 1984 ‘Best Of’ album spent 330 weeks on the UK chart. In 1990, February 6th was proclaimed a national holiday in Jamaica to commemorate his birth. Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1994. Do you have a favourite Bob Marley track? https://www.thisdayinmusic.com/stairway-to-heaven/bob-marley/

Bob Marley | This Day In Music



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