Bob Marley

  • Hisham Fageeh's 'No Woman, No Drive' goes viral, earns appreciation on Twitter October 29, 2013

    New Delhi: Artist and social activist Hisham Fageeh spoofing ban on female drivers in Saudi Arabia in his new video has got over 5 million hits in less than three days of being uploaded on YouTube. While introducing himself to fans in the video, Hisham admits to not being a...
  • Legendary baul singer Gour Khyapa dies in accident January 28, 2013

    New Delhi: Legendary baul singer Gaur Khyapa, who taught philosophy at Vassar and Brown universities and sang with the likes of Bob Dylan, Bob Marley and Janis Joplin, passed away in a road accident near Shantiniketan in West Bengal. The baul artiste (65), who had suffered serious injuries in the car...
  • Bob Marley's son follows Indian music for inspiration November 24, 2012

    New Delhi: Rohan Marley, son of legendary Jamaican musician Bob Marley, says he has always been fascinated by Indian music, especially with Bollywood tracks. He has formed a spiritual connect with the country much before he landed here. Bob Marley took reggae music to a new high and is credited...
  • I am Bob Marley reincarnated, says Snoop 'Lion' August 1, 2012

    London: Rapper Snoop Dogg has decided to rechristen himself as Snoop Lion and believes that he is the reincarnation of Bob Marley. The 40yearold, whose real name is Calvin Broadus Jr, is embracing reggae instead of the culture of guns he once rapped about, the Daily Mail reported. The controversial artist, who...
  • No crustacean, no cry? Marley gets own species July 11, 2012

    Washington: Reggae immortal Bob Marley has joined Barack Obama and Elvis Presley in the elite club of those who have biological species named in their honour. In Marley's case, it's a small parasitic crustacean blood feeder that infests fish in Caribbean coral reefs, now known as Gnathia marleyi. "I named this species,...
  • Rihanna croons Bob Marley's 'Redemption Song' April 22, 2012

    Pop singer Rihanna sang Bob Marley's Redemption Song at a Cancer Charity in Beverly Hills. ...
  • 'Marley' to stream on Facebook while in theaters April 12, 2012

    New York: The Bob Marley documentary 'Marley' will stream on Facebook simultaneously during its theatrical opening, a signal that social media may also play a role in shifting movie release windows. Such dayanddate releases have become increasingly common in recent years for smaller independent films. But this will be the first...
  • A documentary capturing the life and times of Bob Marley April 11, 2012

    The new Bob Marley documentary is a tribute by the legendary star's family and friends. ...
  • Watch the trailer of 'Marley' February 18, 2012

    New Delhi: Bob Marley's universal appeal, impact on music history and role as a social and political prophet is both unique and unparalleled. 'Marley' is the definitive life story of the musician, revolutionary, and legend, from his early days to his rise to international superstardom. Made with the support of...
  • In a 100 songs: Happy Birthday Bob Marley! February 6, 2012

    New Delhi: Born Robert Nesta Marley on January 6, 1945, Bob Marley was the lead guitarist, singer and song writer for Bob Marley & The Wailers (19631981). The original Rastafarian, he was known for his trademark voice that made hits like 'I Shot the Sheriff', 'No Woman, No Cry',...
  • Bob Marley's two sons win Grammys February 1, 2010

    Los Angeles: Bob Marley has been dead for 28 years, but his legacy lives on at the Grammys. Three of his sons were nominated for prizes on Sunday, and two of them won. Ziggy Marley, 41, his eldest son, picked up the fifth Grammy of his career, this time in the children's...