On 23 May 1983 CONFRONTATION was released. It was released posthumously, two years after BOB MARLEY's death. The songs on this album were compiled … [Read More...] about 23 MAY 1983 BMW POSTHUMOUS “CONFRONTATION” IS RELEASED
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On 21 May, 1981 BOB MARLEY was laid to rest in the village of Nine Mile. In his casket was his red Gibson Les Paul guitar, a football, a Bible opened … [Read More...] about BOB MARLEY IS LAID TO HIS FINAL REST
On May 11, 1981 ROBERT NESTA MARLEY lost his battle with cancer. In July 1977, Marley was found to have a acral lentiginous melanoma under the nail of … [Read More...] about 11 MAY 1981 – BOB MARLEY LOSES BATTLE WITH CANCER
The compilation album Legend by BOB MARLEY AND THE WAILERS was released on 08 May, 1984 by Island Records. It is a greatest hits collection of singles … [Read More...] about 08 MAY 1984 – LEGEND IS RELEASED
On May 5, 1494 the Italian explorer Christopher Columbus, under the auspices of the Spanish Crown, set foot on the island of Jamaica. The event … [Read More...] about MAY 5, 1494 – COLUMBUS SETS FOOT IN JAMAICA
On May 05, 1941 Emperor Haile Selassie returns triumphantly to Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa, five years to the day of when it was occupied by … [Read More...] about 05 MAY 1941 HAILE SELASSIE RETURNS TO ETHIOPIA
30 April 1976 saw the release of Bob Marley and the Wailers' eighth studio album Rastaman Vibration. The album was a great success in the US, becoming … [Read More...] about 30 APRIL, 1976 – RASTAMAN VIBRATION RELEASED
April 22, marks the anniversary of the 1978 One Love Peace Concert at The National Stadium in Kingston, Jamaica. The concert was an attempt at … [Read More...] about ONE LOVE PEACE CONCERT ANNIVERSARY
As HAILE SELASSIE-I visited Jamaica on Thursday, April 21, 1966, some 100,000 Rastafari descended on Kingston's Palisadoes Airport (now Norman Manley … [Read More...] about APRIL 21 – GROUNATION DAY
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