Proud about my father? What am I most proud of? I think I’m proud of the legacy he left I think is what it is. He has left us so much.
Yoga is a great thing and meditation is also great to get connected to yourself more.
The most valuable service is one rendered to our fellow humans.- Gautama Buddha
Without a beginning, there is nothing to worry about the end.- Gautama Buddha
I am proud to belong to a religion which has taught the world both tolerance and universal...- Swami Vivekananda
Never is there any effect like that of merit.- Gautama Buddha
The only real limitation on your abilities is the level of your desires. If you want it ba...- Brian Tracy
|Birth:||17th October, 1968|
|Profession:||Guitarist, Lyricist, Singer|
David "Ziggy" Marley is a Jamaican musician and leader of the band Ziggy Marley and the Melody Makers. He is the oldest son of famed reggae musician Bob Marley. His father gave him the nickname "Ziggy"; he has stated that it means "a small joint".
In 1979, Ziggy and his siblings, Cedella, Stephen and Sharon made their recording debut with their father, "Children Playing in the Streets". The Melody Makers, as the group came to be known, played occasionally for several years, including at their father's funeral in 1981. Their debut LP was Play the Game Right, which was a very pop-oriented album, earning Ziggy some derision from critics. The band's label, EMI, wanted to market Ziggy as a solo act, and so the Melody Makers moved to Virgin Records, where they recorded Conscious Party (1988, produced by Chris Frantz and Tina Weymouth). The album was critically and popularly successful, as was One Bright Day (1989) and Jahmekya (1991).
Ziggy became politically active, working with the United Nations and released on April 15, 2003. On July 2, 2006, his second solo album, Love Is My Religion, was released on his independent record company Tuff Gong Worldwide. This album won a Grammy for best Reggae album and this was Ziggy's 4th Grammy win. On May 5, 2009, his third solo children's album Family Time, was released on his independent record company Tuff Gong Worldwide. Family Time features Family and Friends, Rita Marley, Cedella Marley, Judah Marley, Paul Simon, Willie Nelson, Jack Johnson, Toots Hibbert, Laurie Berkner, Elizabeth Mitchell and more. This album won a Grammy for "Best Musical Album for Children".
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