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Illustrated kids book Little John Crow is officially out now!

After being abandoned by his animal friends, Little John Crow must come to terms with what it means to be part of a community when you are a vulture. Little John Crow is a young vulture growing up in Bull Bay on the edge of the...

Ziggy Marley Featured on New Maluma Album

Maluma released his new surprise seven-track album on Thursday and features Ziggy Marley on the single "Tonika." It’s a fun, catchy reggae song that sets the tone for the rest of the album which details Maluma’s journey through Jamaica. The album is seen as another result...

Caribbean Journal Feature: Ziggy Marley on His Father and Jamaica

Photo by Tim Cadiente Article by Bob Curley, via Caribbean Journal Bob Marley would have been 75 years old this year, and while the reggae legend’s life was tragically cut short, his oldest son, Ziggy, has not only carried on his father’s musical legacy but his quest...

Ziggy celebrates #BobMarley75 with tribute live streaming set

Ziggy staged a live stream concert on Sunday where he paid tribute to his father, Bob Marley. The show was filmed in Los Angeles, CA with the help of CEEK VR, and featured partitions between performers and masks from those who weren’t singing. The concert comes...

Jamaican Bobsleigh Team Push a Mini to Keep Olympic Dream Alive

Photo from piqsels.com, via Creative Commons (CC0) Article by Reuters, The New York Times The Jamaican bobsleigh team is used to training without snow, but the coronavirus lockdown has seen its male athletes resort to pushing a car around the streets of an English city to stay in...

Ziggy Marley uses one chord to make a song for first edition of ‘Billboard Kids’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qz02siDrLHE Article by Glenn Rowley, Billboard Billboard unveiled its very first "Billboard Kids" segment on Thursday (May 14) with a little help from none other than Ziggy Marley. In the clip, the Jamaican reggae artist gives kids a crash course in playing his instrument of choice: the guitar....

Bob Marley Foundation to celebrate reggae legend’s 75th birthday

Photo via Flickr (CC BY-NC 2.0) Article by Chux Ohai via Punch The Bob Marley Foundation has said that arrangements have been concluded to celebrate the post-humous birthday of Jamaican reggae legend, Bob Marley, on Thursday, February 6, 2020 under the theme, ‘Marley 75: Redemption.’ The Foundation disclosed...