Post Tagged with: "The Wailers"

Peter Tosh Wife Marlene Brown Shed Light On His Murder [AUDIO]

Peter Tosh Wife Marlene Brown Shed Light On His Murder [AUDIO]

Reggae legend Peter Tosh life came to an abrupt end when he was shot to death on September 11, 1987 during an armed robbery. For the first time Peter Tosh wife Merlene Brown is opening up about the tragic night Tosh life was cut short. Vybz Kartel Sends Letter To […]

by June 10, 2013 6 comments News, Top Stories
10 Bob Marley Songs That’s A Must Have On Your Playlist

10 Bob Marley Songs That’s A Must Have On Your Playlist

Bob Marley music is simply timeless. From iconic political figures like President Obama to celebrities such as Will Smith and Rihanna, Bob Marley music can be found on playlist of people from all walks of life. If Bob Marley was alive today he would have celebrated his 68th birthday last […]

by February 14, 2013 0 comments Feature, News, Top Stories
Bunny Wailer Unhappy With Marley Documentary, “As a Rasta, I felt disrespected”

Bunny Wailer Unhappy With Marley Documentary, “As a Rasta, I felt disrespected”

Reggae icon Bunny Wailer, the only surviving member of the reggae group The Wailers, is not too fond of the new Bob Marley documentary by film maker Kevin McDonald. Bunny Wailer feels that a key aspect of the late reggae legend life was omitted from the film, his Rastafarian faith. […]

by May 3, 2012 15 comments News, Top Stories
Jamaican Filmmaker To Unveil Bob Marley Documentary

Jamaican Filmmaker To Unveil Bob Marley Documentary

The highly anticipated official Bob Marley documentary film “Marley” will make its debut in Theatres on April 20th. That film was done by Irish filmmaker Kevin Macdonald. Now Jamaican filmmaker and actress Esther Anderson announces that she will be releasing her own Bob Marley movie dubbed The Musical Documentary called […]

by April 6, 2012 0 comments News
Happy Birthday Bob Marley, Trending On Twitter

Happy Birthday Bob Marley, Trending On Twitter

Bob Marley would celebrate his 67th birthday today if he was still alive. Happy birthday Bob Marley has been a trending topic on Twitter all day today in celebration of the reggae legends legacy. Robert Nesta “Bob” Marley was born on the 6 of February 1945. Marley was born in […]

by February 6, 2012 0 comments Feature, News, Top Stories
Digital Music Sales Inch Up In The Region

Digital Music Sales Inch Up In The Region

URBAN ISLANDZ NEWS: The combined music sales in the Caribbean region saw an increase of 1.2 per cent to US$8.8 million in 2010 over 2009. The increase in sales is mostly driven by a boast in the ringtone market, as more consumers are using smartphones. According to data released by […]

by April 11, 2011 0 comments Feature, News
Paying Homage To Gregory Isaacs… A Look Into The Life Of The Cool Ruler

Paying Homage To Gregory Isaacs… A Look Into The Life Of The Cool Ruler

By now you would have already learned of the death of one of Reggae music finest, Gregory Isaacs. Isaacs died yesterday (Oct 25) at his home in London at age 59, after a year long battle with cancer. News if his death dominates social media giants facebook and twitter and […]

by October 26, 2010 2 comments Feature
Tuff Gong To Fight For Bob Marley Catalogue

Tuff Gong To Fight For Bob Marley Catalogue

Bob Marley record label Tuff Gong International is planning a legal battle with music giant Universal Music Group UMG over a Bob Marley catalogue Last month Urban Islandz told you that the Marley’s lost a crucial court battle against UMG to regain control over a large Bob Marley catalogue said […]

by October 23, 2010 0 comments News