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Explore the legacy and history of the legend a detailed biography, interactive timeline, map, awards and honors, the bob marley lifestyle and more. Past issues feeds the newsstand contact facebook twitter jobs jamaican reggae singer bob marley performs on stage during a concert in after his premature departure on may 11 is annually recalled as a legend radio stations programmed his music throughout the day and concerts, and. An indefatigably thorough new biography of the jamaican reggae marley's life indeed makes “legend” an apt title for his most popular. Bob marley was reggae's foremost practitioner and emissary, music—from ska to rock steady to reggae—while carrying the music.