Bob Marley.. got to speak to him before he passed away.. great at writing music and playing it, should have hired a singer from day one with the right island accent. We are entitled to have an opinion. Tracy Chapman did fine.
Robert Nesta "Bob" Marley, OM (6 February 1945 – 11 May 1981) was a Jamaican singer-songwriter and musician. He was the rhythm guitarist and lead singer for the ska, rocksteady and reggae band Bob Marley & The Wailers (1963–1981). Marley remains the most widely known and revered performer of reggae music, and is credited with helping spread both Jamaican music and the Rastafari movement to a worldwide audience