This week millions of fans around the world pays homage to one of the musical prowess of the last century. His music and wisdom touches many lives throughout the world, including our favourite celebrities.
One such celebrity is Bajan pop superstar Rihanna. On Wednesday (May 11), the 30th anniversary of Bob’s death, RiRi took to Twitter to show her appreciation for the reggae legend’s work.
“Bob we miss & LOVE u! U made this lil journey of mine possible by blessing the world wit ur legend, which lives on thru generations to come RIP.”
“Bob Marley U live on thru music and culture, as a girl from a small island under the sun, I owe it to you for breaking MAJAH barriers for us. BOB MARLEY! One love to you always! It’s like u never left! #OneLoveBobMarley” (Rihanna Twitter)
Several other celebs shows their love and admiration to for the musical genius on Twitter including singer Jay Sean, who tweeted:
“R.I.P. Bob Marley”
“One of the greatest and most important musical icons ever. Lyrically brilliant, melodically beautiful. Thank you for ur music” (Jay Sean Twitter)
Bob Marley died at age 36 of cancer on May 11, 1981. Although he left us early, his music lives on and continues to captivate people around the world.
His song One Love has become the motto for Jamaica. Listen to One Love below…. Gives you chills