Eight-time Grammy winner Stephen Marley, son of Bob Marley. Marley is an eight-time Grammy Award winner, three times as a solo artist, twice as a producer of younger brother Damian Marley’s Halfway Tree and Welcome to Jamrock albums, and a further three times as a member of his older brother Ziggy Marley’s group Ziggy Marley & The Melody Makers.
He started his music career at 8 years old with the Melody Makers, performing on stage his brothers and sisters at the request of their mother, Rita Marley. The Melody Makers was comprised of vocalist/guitarist Ziggy, vocalist/guitarist/drummer Stephen, vocalists Cedella and Sharon.
Stephen says, “In 1980 my brother Ziggy and I performed on stage with our father at a free concert at Rufaro Stadium in Salisbury, Zimbabwe, to honor the nation’s Independence Celebration. It was the first time I realized that the music we do is more than just music, to some people as it defined their indepedence.”
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