Bob Marley Net Worth Is $130 Million
Nesta Robert Marley popularly known by his stage name of Bob Marley is ranked among the most famous artists of all time and was born on February 6, 1945 and died at the age of 36 in Miami on May 11, 1981 due to cancer. The Jamaican born singer-songwriter is worth $130 million posthumously. Bob Marley was born in Nine Mile, Jamaica but he became a worldwide icon through his performing career. His abilities included singing, song-writing, composing, and guitar.
He is known for his spiritually inspired music and Rastafarian belief, because of which he did not leave a will after him despite being aware of his critical illness at least a year before his death, this has led to various legal issues regarding the inheritance of much of his assets. He started his singing career with The Wailers. He had some good amount of success in Jamaica and then went on to sign for CBS records in the United Kingdom. He was married to Rita Marley and had three children with her, apart from adopting two from her earlier relationships. All in all he had at least eleven children as listed on his official website. Bob Marley is a name that does not need any introduction, people hear the name and they just known that he was the all-time legend Reggae singer from Jamaica. He might not have been as awarded as some other artists, yet he is one of the most celebrated stars of all time.
His album Exodus was named the album of the century by the Time Magazine in 1999. He was introduced to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1994 and has been awarded several national and International organizations. His body rests near his birthplace in Jamaica but his music continues to teach people the importance of love and peace. His net worth would have been several hundred millions more had he lived a longer life.