Stephen Nesta Marley announced on his social media handles that he will be celebrating 4/20 and EarthStrong this year with a special live streaming set on April 20th on www.ceek.com
Audience can access the live celebration at Ceek on ceek.com in 2D or in 360VR through the Ceek VR app.
In the past few years, the Grammy award winning reggae artiste has been honouring his birthday with exceptional performances through reggae music.
Dubbed 4/20 and Earth Strong celebration, Stephen Marley is set to entertain lovers of reggae music and his fans around the world with thee virtual concert on Tuesday night.
— Stephen Marley (@stephenmarley) April 15, 2021
With his distinctive infusion of hip-hop, soul, jazz and other various music genres with reggae, the iconic singer and his crew will definitely create enjoyable ambience for audience on his special day and also fulfil the legacy of his father by bringing together people from all walks of live.
Known privately as Stephen Nesta Marley, the eight-time Grammy award winning singer and producer was born in Delaware in the US, but was raised in Kingston Jamaica.
Born to a reggae family, Stephen Marley is well-known as a pioneer of reggae music since he started exhibiting remarkable flairs as well as fully understanding of reggae music at the age of seven.
He was made to showcase his musical talent by joining young children singing band with his siblings known as, the Ziggy Marley and the Melody Makers.
The band was established by his elder brother, Ziggy Marley. He earned production credits on couple of projects undertaken by the music band which also became the group’s Grammy award winning project.
They include, Conscious Party, One Bright Day and Fallen Is Babylon. He and his big brother, Ziggy Marley co-foundered a group known as the Ghetto Youth International that sought to support up-coming artistes.
Subsequently, Stephen Marley produced highly-received and Grammy award winning albums which featured hip-hop and R&B talents like, Lauryn Hill, Erykah Badu, Guru, Busta Rhymes, MC Lyte, Steven Tyler, just to mention a few.
He also worked on multiple solo albums including his Grammy award- winning album, Mind Control.
Stephen Marley has played a very vital role in reggae music since 1979 and has achieved dynamic success with a lot of chart-topping projects like, ‘Chant Down Babylon’, Halfway Tree, ‘Welcome to Jamrock’, ‘Revelation Pt. 1 – The Root of Life’, ‘Mind Control Acoustic’, ‘Revelation Pt. 2 – The Fruit of Life’ and many more.
The Marley siblings are indeed greatest of all time when it comes to reggae music.
Happy birthday in advance to the king of reggae music, Stephen Marley.
Credit: Stephen Marley | Ceek