MAKING OF A LEGEND: HIDDEN INGREDIENTS OF THE SUCCESS OF BOB MARLEY


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Robert ‘Nesta’ Marley is arguably one of the most famous musicians in the history of mankind, trumping the Beatles and Michael Jackson. The world is led to believe that Bob Marley is solely responsible for his position in musical and African history. A closer look will illustrate, depending on one’s beliefs, the divine intervention of ‘Jah’ or just plain luck. Continue reading “MAKING OF A LEGEND: HIDDEN INGREDIENTS OF THE SUCCESS OF BOB MARLEY”

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THE JOURNEY OF DREADLOCKS : FROM THE FOREST OF KENYA TO THE CORPORATE OFFICES OF AMERICA


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Across the world one can find people from all cultures wearing their hair in the form of dreadlocks. This hairstyle was made famous by Rastafarians, a small Black Nationalist sect indigenous to Jamaica, whose theological foundation is influenced by Judaic Old Testament scripture. Continue reading “THE JOURNEY OF DREADLOCKS : FROM THE FOREST OF KENYA TO THE CORPORATE OFFICES OF AMERICA”