Damian Marley On Jamrock, Nas and SuperHeavy

Damian "Jr. Gong" Marley is set to perform at Red Rocks for Icelantic's Winter On the Rocks on Friday, January 30 with Major Lazer. Though the son of an influential music legend, Bob "Tuff Gong" Marley, like Sean Lennon, Damian Marley has firmly established himself as a noteworthy musician in his own right. His debut album, 1996's Mr. Marley, came out when Marley had recently turned eighteen. The follow-up, the 2001 release Halfway Tree received a 2002 Grammy for Best Reggae Album. Clearly, Damian Marley had arrived.

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