Stephen Robert Nesta Marley, who is commonly known as Stephen Marley, is a Jamaican American singer. Wilmington, Delaware, which is in the united states of America, is the place he was born, but he was raised in Kinston, which is in Jamaica.
The date when he was born is 20th April 1972. He was the second son of his parents, and he started his career also through his family band. He has released very famous music albums. Some of them are “mind control,” “mind control acoustic,” etc.
Early Life & Biography
Stephen Marley was born in Delaware, united states, and raised in Kingston, situated in Jamaica. He was the son of Bob Marley, who was, in fact, a legendary reggae artist. His mother was named Rita Marley. They both raised him very well, which we can see now through his personality and behaviors towards others.
He started his career in music very early, like he was somewhere around seven years old when he started singing. He started his singing career in his own family’s band, which was established by his siblings called the Melody makers.
The first song of the band is written by their father, Bob, called “Children Playing in the Streets.” A solo song was recorded by Stephen, which was dedicated to all the pretty girls, and was performed in 1981 at reggae Sunsplash by melody makers.
Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements
Being born on 20 April 1972, Stephen Marley is 50 years old as of today’s date 13th May 2022. His height is 1.7 m tall, and weight is 86 kg.
He is married to Kertia DaCosta Marley. They have two children, one son named jo Mersa Marley and one daughter named Mystic Marley. His son is also a musician and released his EP “comfortable,” and his daughter is also a singer who has released her debut single and music video.
Awards & Achievements
Stephen Marley has done some amazing work, for which he was awarded a grammy. Some of them are as follows:
- In 2011, he won the Grammy awards for best reggae album for “Revelation part I: The root of life.
- In 2009, he won Grammy awards for best reggae album for “Mind control acoustic.”
- In 2007, he won Grammy awards for best reggae album for “Mind control.”
- In 2005, he won Grammy awards for best reggae album for “Welcome to Jamrock.”
- In 2001, he won Grammy awards for best reggae album for “Halfway tree.”
Net Worth & Salary of Stephen Marley in 2022
As of May 2022, Stephen Marley has a net worth of $25 million. He has numerous assets like properties, and he lives in his luxurious house in Miami, Florida, with his wife and children. He made his fortune mostly through his singing career and lived a luxurious life.
Stephen Marley is a stupendous singer and has made a phenomenal image of himself in the music industry. There’s a lot to learn from his life of his. Making himself this much huge and still so down to earth and the way he behaves with his fans is just amazing. Not everybody starts his career as early as he started, which shows how he’s different from the crowd.
He’s sometimes also called a Reggaemuffin. His fans just love him the most when it comes to singing. It is such an honor for the whole country to have him. He served very well and enthusiastically to his nation. He teaches how to be caring, loving, and to be down to earth no matter how far you get in terms of success, money, fame, or anything.