Interviews

As Jamaica looks to cash in on cannabis, Rastafarians fear being left out

Image By America Tonight Article via Reuters.com KINGSTON, Jamaica (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Ras Iyah V. describes himself as confrontational, especially with the police. Well known in Jamaica for his outspoken support of the marijuana industry, the Rastafarian - who sports a long, white beard and dreadlocks -...

Ziggy Marley “We Have to Rebel For Love”

Ziggy is interviewed by FRANCE 24 where he speaks about the meaning of love behind his new album Rebellion Rises.  [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4laNCMLVal8[/embed]...

Ziggy Marley on His Dad and Music

Ziggy does an interview at The Real Daytime where he opens up about his father, family, and how his music has evolved. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jWidoe2oa4M&t=2s[/embed]...

A Call to Action

Photo courtesy of WME Article by Jesse Serwer, via Richmond Magazine For Ziggy Marley, music and family are inextricable. As the son of global music icon Bob Marley and the longtime frontman of the Melody Makers, his former band with siblings Stephen, Cedella and Sharon, he's always found...

Go Away With … Ziggy Marley

Article by Jae-Ha Kim, via Los Angeles Times As the son of Bob and Rita Marley, Ziggy Marley grew up in Jamaica surrounded by music. "Jamaica is the root of my music," says the Grammy Award-winning musician. "I was born there, I was raised there and...

Ziggy Marley following in Bob’s footsteps

Photo by Tim Cadiente Article by Rita Charleston, via Philadelphia Tribune Jamaican-born David Nesta Marley, nicknamed “Ziggy” by his late, great father Bob, is a man of many talents. An Emmy winner, humanitarian, singer, songwriter, producer and multiple Grammy-winner, Marley admits he inherited his musical abilities from his...

Ziggy Marley Headlines Friday American Music Festival

Photo by Zach Weinberg Article by Jim Morrison, via VEER Magazine Ziggy Marley is four decades into a performing career, but he sounds loose and free, his idealistic edges as sharp as ever. The crown of being reggae royalty, the son of the one, sits lightly.  He’s relaxed, laughing...

Ziggy Marley leads: Han Solo, Pelé, Miles Davis and the best of his father

Photo by Els Zweerink Article by Menpo Pot, via de Volkskrant Jamaican artists have a reputation in the music industry (difficult to make concrete appointments, always too late, if they show up anyway) and Ziggy Marley (49) has enough self-mockery to eagerly joke about, but in reality...

Ziggy’s gift

Photo by Tim Cadiente Article by Gary Demuth, via The Salina Journal Music has power, and it has been the intention of reggae legend Ziggy Marley to spread the message of activism, rebellion and change through song. In his newest album, “Rebellion Rises,” Marley encourages listeners to stand...