Online Reggae Magazine

Articles

Articles about reggae music, reviews, interviews, reports and more...

30 Year Commemoration at the Bob Marley Museum

30 Year Commemoration at the Bob Marley Museum

30 Year Commemoration at the Bob Marley Museum

By on - Photos by Gail Zucker - Comment

Thirty years later, Robert Nesta Marley lives on.

I remember when we used to sit
In the government yard in Trenchtown
And then Georgie would make the fire light
Log wood burnin' through the night
Then we would cook corn meal porridge
Of which I'll share with you…

On May 11, 2011, I had the privilege of photographing Georgie at the Bob Marley Museum in Kingston, Jamaica. This day marked the 30th Anniversary Commemoration for Bob Marley.

The Museum was buzzing with TV and radio broadcasters covering this heartfelt event. A Mento band sang Marley songs near the steps of the museum.

Marley has made a great contribution to the world lyrically through his revolutionary spirit and proverbial wisdom.

His sons, Ziggy, Stephen, Damian, Ky-Mani & Julian have successful musical careers and daughter Cedella has her ‘Catch a Fire’ clothing line.

Marley’s philosophies continue to rings around the world and remain the inspiration  for redemption and revolution.

Gallery

Get the Flash Player to see this gallery.

Reproduction without permission of United Reggae and Gail Zucker is prohibited.

Share it!

Send to Kindle
Create an alert

Comments actually desactivated due to too much spams

Recently addedView all

© 2007-2017 United Reggae. All Rights Reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part is prohibited. Read about copyright

Terms of use | About us | Contact us | Authors | Newsletter | A-Z

United Reggae is a free and independant magazine promoting reggae music and message since 2007. Support us!

Partners: All Sides Pictures | Biodiv'Ecrins | GeoNature | Jammin Reggae Archives | DAVIBE Jamaica | Jamaican Raw Sessions | Reggaenet.pl | Le moulin des frènes | Le portrait de Doudou | La Face B MJC Briançon | One One One Wear