Nesta Robert “Bob” Marley was a Jamaican reggae singer-songwriter who became very successful internationally through several crossover reggae albums.
Bob began his career in 1963 with a group called the “Wailers,” and his career took off as audiences loved his unique singing style. The band eventually disbanded and Bob began his solo career with the album Exodus. The Exodus album launched Bob’s global singing career.
Bob Marley’s name has become synonymous with reggae music, and today despite his humble beginnings he’s become a household name.