Bob Marley - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Bob Marley


Jamaican author Marlon James wins Man Booker Prize

Oct 14, 2015 - 11:51 AM

Marlon wins the prize for best novel for his book A Brief History of Seven Killings about the attempted assassination of Bob Marley

MARLON JAMES. The author poses for pictures after it was announced that he won the Man Booker Prize. File photo by Andy Rain/EPA

Bob Marley to live on through top-end marijuana brand

Nov 19, 2014 - 11:03 AM

Marley Natural is being pitched as a premium cannabis brand rooted in the life and legacy of one of Jamaica s greatest cultural exports

Landmark Bob Marley case goes to court

Apr 10, 2014 - 4:35 PM

Music companies engage in legal battle over No Woman No Cry

Fairy tale over for Jamaican bobsleigh team at Sochi

Feb 18, 2014 - 1:35 AM

Jamaica s Olympic bobsleigh adventure ended with a whimper on Monday as the country that once inspired the Hollywood smash hit Cool Runnings finished rock bottom at the Sochi sliding centre

MILD RUNNINGS. Devon Desmond Harris and Michael Morgan of the Jamaican bobsleigh team training for the Nagano Games in 1998. Photo by Matthias Hiekel/EPA

#PugadBaboy: War with China punchline 2

Jan 18, 2014 - 5:00 AM

Using marijuana as chemical weapon to beat China

Lawsuit over Bob Marley recordings revived

Sep 19, 2013 - 5:56 PM

Case highlights confusion over licensing rights in recording industry

A fan at a concert this year in Ivory Coast commemorating Marley’s death anniversary. Photo: Sia Kambou/AFP

Caribbean parasite named after Bob Marley

Jul 12, 2012 - 3:48 PM

A small crustacean parasite which feeds on fish in the Caribbean has been named after Bob Marley in what the biologist who discovered it calls a tribute to the late reggae icon

A Caribbean fish known as the French grunt that is infested with gnathiids. Photo courtesy of Elizabeth Brill / National Science Foundation