Bob Marley Quotes (57 quotes)
“Get up, stand up, Stand up for your rights. Get up, stand up, Don't give up the fight.”
Song Lyrics - Get Up, Stand Up (cowritten with Peter Tosh), from the album Burnin' (1973)
Zion Train, from the album Uprising (1980) - Song Lyrics
Redemption Song, from the album Uprising (1979) - Song Lyrics
Final jamming of Live at the Roxy (recorded 1976) - Song Lyrics
Rat Race, from the album Rastaman Vibration - Song Lyrics
Three Little Birds, from the album Exodus (1977) - Song Lyrics
“Alcohol make you drunk, man. It don't make you meditate, it just make you drunk. Herb is more a consciousness.”
As recorded in filmed interview (1979) with Dylan Taite in Aotearoa, New Zealand.
Easy Skanking, from the album Kaya (1978) - Song Lyrics
Redemption Song (1980)
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Born: February 6, 1945
Died: May 11, 1981 (aged 36)
Bio: Robert Nesta Bob Marley was a Jamaican singer-songwriter and musician. He was the rhythm guitarist and lead singer for the ska, rocksteady and reggae band Bob Marley & The Wailers. Marley remains the most widely known and revered performer of reggae music, and is credited with helping spread both Jamaican music and the Rastafari movement to a worldwide audience.
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“Sound is naught but broken air, And every speech that is spoken, Loud or privily, foul or fair, In its substance is but air; For as flame is but lighted smoke, So sound is air that is broken.”