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The Caribbean Exchange: The World and Legacy of Bob Marley

Bob Marley

This segment aired February 10, 2024.

Jamaican singer and guitarist Bob Marley was born February 6, 1945.

Host Nati Kamau-Nataki and guests pay tribute to the reggae icon and discuss the journey behind his revolutionary music.

Guests include: Dr. David Hinds, who teaches a course on Bob Marley at Arizona State University; Dr Amon Saba Saakana, who wrote the first book on Reggae, JAH MUSIC,1980; Sister Dera Tompkins, who guided Marley and the Wailers in Zimbabwe during their 1980 performance for Zimbabwe's independence; and Ras Dr. Wayne Rose of IDOR Iniversal Development of Rastafari