pioneer of the Sound System. His legendary label Studio One on Brentford Road, Kingston was at the epicenter of the Jamaican music industry and helped shaped the sound of ska, rocksteady, reggae, dub and dancehall
Nesta Robert "Bob" Marley, OM was a Jamaican singer-songwriter and musician best known for his Reggae records. He was the rhythm guitarist and lead singer for the ska, rocksteady and reggae bands The Wailers and Bob Marley & The Wailers.
Jamaican music is some of the most popular music in the world. Trailblazers like Bob Marley put the music of Jamaica on the map, but the history of Jamaican music is peppered with hundreds of amazing artists and dozens of amazing genres. Learn more about Jamaican music!