Bob Marley’s music has never died and his influence on reggae musicians continues. Jamaica’s 2nd most favorite export would have been 60 on 02/06/2008.
In his heydey, some hard core fans and Jamaicans felt Bob had sold out with his new western influenced style, hanging out with Mick Jagger and living in the United Kingdom.
American reggae star Shaggy compares himself with Bob Marley, and said that you have to dilute the music to go mainstream but your core audience should never ignore you.
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