Bob Marley

A Jamaican Twist at Notting Hill Carnival

Jane Egginton | Posted 21.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jane Egginton

London's Notting Hill Carnival has its roots firmly in the culture of the West Indian island of Trinidad, but since 2003, Jamaican Twist - the only Jamaican float to take part - has been an integral part, winning a host of awards.

Marley and Me: John Tobler Reflects on a Reggae Legend

Roger Crow | Posted 09.09.2014 | UK Entertainment
Roger Crow

Music journalist John Tobler has spent decades chatting to iconic musicians. I spoke to him about his interviews with reggae legend Bob Marley...

WATCH: Fozzie Bear Sings Bob Marley

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.06.2014 | UK Comedy

This may be our favourite viral video of its kind since Linus sang 'Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic'. Ladies and gentlemen, performing Bob Mar...

WIN A Pair Of House Of Marley Liberate On-Ear Headphones, RRP £99.99

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Made using REWIND material - House of Marley's exclusive blend of reclaimed hemp and organic cotton mixed with fibres of recycled plastic bottles - th...

Caroline Frost

What Ziggy Marley Really Thinks Of Snoop Dogg's Rasta Conversion

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

If Ziggy Marley is challenged by the idea of following his iconic father into the streets of Brixton, he’s not showing it. “My father used to ...

Rastaman Vibration

Neil Cossar | Posted 07.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Neil Cossar

Born on this day, 6 February 1945, Bob Marley, singer, songwriter and guitarist. Marley's influence is unparalleled, irrespective of race, colour or creed, he is credited with helping spread both Jamaican music and the Rastafari movement to a worldwide audience.

Bob Marley's 'Ride or Die' Chick Movie

Zaneta Denny | Posted 24.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Zaneta Denny

Making of a Legend is an award-winning film made by Esther Anderson, 67, a Jamaican actress and Bob Marley's former lover.

Catch a Fire: Forty Years on the Wailers are Still Burning

Colin Grant | Posted 14.06.2013 | UK Entertainment
Colin Grant

Forty years ago, three young Jamaicans walked into the offices of Island Records and sat down to make a deal with Chris Blackwell. No money changed hands that day or was even talked about.

Happy Birthday Bob Marley!

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 06.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

Happy Birthday Bob! Wednesday would have been the charismatic Jamaican singer's 68th birthday. Marley died of cancer in 1981, but his notoriet...

WATCH: Cat Vs Bob Marley

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.12.2012 | UK Comedy

We can only imagine that the person who filmed this cat remixing an entire album in ruthless fashion wasn't a Bob Marley fan. Otherwise, there'd surel...

PICTURES: Who's The Richest Dead Celeb?

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 08.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

Everyone dreams of earning a fortune. While a lucky few achieve wealth beyond their wildest dreams, most of us have to settle for something a littl...

Peter Tosh - Real Revolutionary

Michelle Holmes | Posted 12.11.2012 | UK Entertainment
Michelle Holmes

Yesterday (September 11, 2012) marked 25 years since reggae musician and Rastafarian Peter Tosh was murdered in his home in Jamaica.

JA x GB

Michelle Holmes | Posted 25.10.2012 | Home
Michelle Holmes

Jamaican culture is drenched here, from the slang we use, often without acknowledging or respecting its origins, the style of which we wear our clothes, the food we eat and the influence on the music we claim as our own.

Rocker Adam Lambert Channels Bob Marley - Any Good?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 23.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

Adam Lambert may have impressed rock fans who saw him joining forces with Queen for a recent round of gigs, but he proved he could turn his talents to...

Caroline Frost

Bob Marley's Daughter In No Rush To Watch Biopic

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 20.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

Cedella Marley has revealed that she's in no rush to watch the well-received documentary about her father Bob made by Oscar-winner Kevin Macdonald, ou...

Whose (Hopefully Fake) Tat Is That?

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 09.08.2012 | Home

We don't know what it is about being a celeb, but being a famous type seems to mean you have to get some sort of ridiculous tattoo. But we'd never ...

Fifty Years of Jamaican Independence Expressed Through Music

Colin Grant | Posted 06.10.2012 | UK Entertainment
Colin Grant

When Bob Marley died in 1981, by then the holy trinity of Marley, Tosh and Livingston, the original gang of three Wailers had been broken.

The Regeneration of Bob Marley Way, SW9; Important Recognition for Jamaica's Stamp on London Culture

Michelle Holmes | Posted 02.10.2012 | Home
Michelle Holmes

The UK and specifically London is steeped in Jamaican culture and being of Jamaican heritage the recent regeneration of Bob Marley way in Brixton was an important event in celebration of Jamaica's 50th year of independence, British Jamaican-culture and the impact of reggae star and musical icon Bob Marley.

Jamaica 50: Dudus vs Usain Bolt

Colin Grant | Posted 10.08.2012 | UK
Colin Grant

Lightning flashed and thunder crackled to the booming Reggae baseline as Bob Marley with dreadlocks flailing cried out again and again: "We're going t...

Flawed Wills and Costly Consequences

Jane Lee | Posted 09.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Jane Lee

Given the degree of fascination with tabloid media and gossip magazines have with the demise of celebrities, you could be forgiven if you believed that death was no longer the taboo subject of old.

Marley & Me: How Snoop Dogg Was Inspired By Reggae Legend

WENN | Posted 18.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

Snoop Dogg has revealed that listening to Bob Marley records helped inject "peace and love" into his own music. The Snoop's Upside Ya Head rapper w...

Lauryn Hill Returning Softly To UK

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 21.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Lauryn Hill hasn't performed in the UK for more than five years, so it is with great anticipation that her fans have learned today the former Fugees s...

Number One Band in Heaven

Kevan Roberts | Posted 02.05.2012 | UK Entertainment
Kevan Roberts

Whenever a famous singer or musician dies it's only a matter of time - occasionally even before the price of the artist's back catalogue has been jacked up on iTunes - until someone is marvelling at the thought of the dead star rocking out as part of some celestial supergroup in the afterlife.

REVIEW: Bob Marley, The Cornerstone Of Kevin Macdonald's Documentary

Colin Grant | Posted 20.04.2012 | UK Entertainment
Colin Grant

As seen at the world premeiere of Marley at the Berlin Film Festival last night, Bob Marley has found a champion in the innovative filmmaker Macdonald - who says that he hopes he has made the "definitive documentary" - to chart his extraordinary and thrilling life.

The Art of Smoking

Ashleigh Brown | Posted 07.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Ashleigh Brown

To a non smoker, the concept of smoking is often considered absurd. A regular smoker could and does spend up to £50 a week on a biting cigarette addiction, regularly strolling to the local shop to buy a box or tobacco packet decorated with a picture of a dying baby, a pussing red globular throat tumour, or a simple corpse.