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Stephen Marley

Biography

Bob Marley’s second kid, Stephen Marley, initial appeared on record in 1979, when he was only 6 years old. Along with his sibling Ziggy, the youthful Stephen documented the one “Kids Playing within the Roads,” a charity solitary with the gains likely to the US to assist its efforts through the International Yr of the kid. The solitary would also tag the beginnings from the Ziggy-fronted Melody Manufacturers, a music group that included Stephen’s additional siblings. Stephen performed a supportive part within the Melody Manufacturers right from the start as guitarist, vocalist, and periodic songwriter. To fulfill his creative passions beyond your group, Stephen made a decision to understand the music market from behind the moments. Production work started in 1996 with Stephen adding suggestions to albums by his brothers Damian and Julian. Remixing the Fugees exactly the same yr was the first general public screen of Stephen’s like of hip-hop and R&B. Use Eve, Krayzie Bone tissue, and Erykah Badu would adhere to plus a fresh part as “professional producer” from the Bob Marley remix compilation Chant Down Babylon, released in 1999. The recording drew criticism from reggae purists who believed Stephen’s combining of hip-hop and his father’s music was blasphemy, however the album’s achievement encouraged the youthful maker. In 2001, his creation work for sibling Damian’s Halfway Tree helped earn the Grammy for Greatest Reggae Recording, while Stephen’s edition of “Expert Blaster” landed within the Stevie Question tribute Conception exactly the same yr. Work began on the debut solo recording, however the 2002 development of production home/promotion company Ghetto Youths International with sibling Ziggy held Stephen from completing it. Focus on sibling Damian’s effective 2005 recording Thanks for visiting Jamrock forced his debut completely back again to 2007. It had been March of this yr when Brain Control finally got. An acoustic edition of the recording, simply titled Brain Control Acoustic, was distributed specifically on-line in 2008 using the physical Compact disc following in ’09 2009. In past due 2010, the “Jah Military” one announced the arriving of his record Revelation, Pt. 1: THE MAIN of Lifestyle, his roots-oriented 2011 discharge. Revelation, Pt. 2: The Fruits of Life implemented in 2016 as a far more electric powered and hip-hop-oriented discharge. The record highlighted guests like Rick Ross, Waka Flocka, Wyclef, and Rakim.

Quick Facts


Full Name Stephen Marley
Profession Singer, Music Producer
Nationality American
Spouse Kertia DeCosta Marley
Children Jo Mersa Marley, Sasha Marley, Zipporah Marley, Yohan Marley, Lailah Marley, Mystic Marley, Jeremiah Marley, Nyah Marley, Summer Marley, Stephen Marley, Jr., Binghi Marley, Bengimen Marley, Shacia Marley
Parents Bob Marley, Rita Marley
Siblings Damian Marley, Ziggy Marley, Ky-Mani Marley, Julian Marley, Cedella Marley, Rohan Marley, Sharon Marley, Karen Marley, Makeda Jahnesta, Stephanie Marley, Robert Marley
Awards Grammy Award for Best Reggae Album
Music Groups Ziggy Marley and the Melody Makers
Music Songs Rock Stone, Jah Army, Ghetto Boy, Hey Baby, No Cigarette Smoking, The Traffic Jam - Main, Scars On My Feet, Made in Africa, Inna Di Red, You’re Gonna Leave, Now I Know, Break Us Apart, Chase Dem, Tight Ship, Pleasure or Pain, Revelation Party, False Friends, Iron Bars, Pale Moonlight, So Strong, Can't Keep I Down, She Knows Now, Lonely Avenue, Perfect Picture, Let Her Dance, Bongo Nyah, Someone to Love, Thorn Or A Rose, Master Blaster, When She Dances, Old Slaves, So Unjust
Albums Mind Control, Revelation Pt. 1 – The Root of Life, Revelation Pt. II: "The Fruit of Life", Jahmekya, Got Music?
Nominations NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Duo or Group
Movies Shottas, Africa Unite, The Best of the Jammys: Vol. 2


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#Fact
1 Is of African descent.
2 Brother of Sharon Marley Prendergast, Cedella Marley, Ziggy Marley and Stephanie Marley.
3 Son of Bob Marley and Rita Marley.
4 Half-brother of Rohan, Robbie, Karen, Julian Marley, Damian Marley, 'Ky-mani Marley' and Makeda Jahnesta.


Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Perfect Guy 2015/I writer: "WELCOME TO JAMROCK"
Grand Theft Auto IV 2008 Video Game performer: "Chase Dem" / writer: "Stand Up Jamrock"
Africa Unite: A Celebration of Bob Marley's 60th Birthday 2008 Documentary performer: "Get Up, Stand Up" / writer: "Love and Inity"
Illegal Tender 2007 writer: "Welcome to Jamrock"
Knocked Up 2007 performer: "All Night" / writer: "All Night"
Valiant 2005 producer: "Three Little Birds"
Shark Tale 2004 producer: "Three Little Birds"
Honey 2003 performer: "Still Searchin'" / writer: "Still Searchin'"
Shottas 2002 writer: "Welcome To Jamrock", "Catch A Fire"
Anaconda 1997 writer: "Tipsy Dazy"

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Jo Mersa Marley: Comfortable 2013 Video short

Composer

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Shottas 2002

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Bob Marley Legend Remixed Documentary 2013 Documentary executive producer

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Dreadtown Documentary post-production Himself
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon 2017 TV Series Himself - Musical Guest
Good Morning America 2017 TV Series Himself - Musical Guest
Oroville Rock Reggae Jamfest 2015 2015 Himself
Jimmy Kimmel Live! 2007-2015 TV Series Himself - Musical Guest / Himself
Stephen Marley Live at the Gothic Theatre - Revelation Part II: The Fruit of Life Tour 2014 TV Movie Himself
Love & Hip Hop 2013 TV Series Himself
Bob Marley Legend Remixed Documentary 2013 Documentary
OnePeople: The Celebration 2012 Documentary Recording Artist
The 16th Annual Caribbean Festival 2009 Himself
Africa Unite: A Celebration of Bob Marley's 60th Birthday 2008 Documentary Himself
Best of the Jammys, Volume Two 2007 Video Himself
Paul Simon: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song 2007 TV Special Performer
Late Night with Conan O'Brien 2007 TV Series Himself
Austin City Limits 2007 TV Series documentary Himself
Being Bobby Brown 2005 TV Series documentary Himself
E! Special: Famous Last Names 2004 TV Movie documentary Himself
One Love: The Bob Marley All-Star Tribute 1999 TV Movie documentary Himself
Sesame Street 1998 TV Series Himself
The Arsenio Hall Show 1989 TV Series Himself

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