Red Bull Music Academy Radio Celebrates Bob Marley's 70th
February 6, 2015 at 12:50 PM (PT)
Legendary reggae icon and pioneering statesman BOB MARLEY would have celebrated his 70th birthday today. His legacy is being celebrated in many ways, but there's no one more eloquent on the subject than U.K. author/historian/musician and punk professor VIVIEN GOLDMAN, who sat down with RED BULL ACADEMY Chairman JEFFERSON MAO to reminisnce about the RASTAFARIAN symbol of liberation on the latest RED BULL MUSIC ACADEMY RADIO SHOW.
Many will know MARLEY as the man who took reggae music around the world, cooking up powerful anthems of protest with THE WAILERS. GOLDMAN will recount the intricate narrative between KINGSTON, LONDON and NEW YORK, as reggae, pop, punk and new wave all got into conversation to discuss a vision of a positive future. Listen below.