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20 Things You May Not Know About Bob Marley

Purple Clover Logo By Ralph Raffio of Purple Clover | Slide 1 of 21: <p>"Wake up and live!" Bob Marley urged anyone who would listen, and he certainly practiced what he preached. From a childhood in rural Jamaica, he went on to become the reggae superstar who brought the Caribbean island's sound to countries around the world. Here, for his birthday, are 20 telling details about the short but extraordinary life of a music legend.</p>

The Legend of Bob Marley

"Wake up and live!" Bob Marley urged anyone who would listen, and he certainly practiced what he preached. From a childhood in rural Jamaica, he went on to become the reggae superstar who brought the Caribbean island's sound to countries around the world. Here, for his birthday, are 20 telling details about the short but extraordinary life of a music legend.

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