Music Monday # 21 – Bob Marley

On May 21, 1981 Bob Marley was laid to rest, with full state honors, in St. Ann’s, Jamaica.  Marley remains one of the most widely known performers of reggae music.  Marley recognized his mixed ancestry but is associated with the Rastafarian movement and strong political stances.

Three Little Birds” by Bob Marley & The Wailers appeared on their 1977 album Exodus.  It was released as a single in as a single in 1980, and is one of Marley’s most popular songs.

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4 thoughts on “Music Monday # 21 – Bob Marley

  1. This song came out when I was in high school, a million years ago. It was my first official introduction to reggae, and certainly the beginning of my life=long love affair with Bob Marley’s music. Thanks for the memory!

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