Stephen Marley

Stephen Marley Uses His Father’s Roots Reggae as a Springboard

The enduring promise of reggae is that righteousness and hedonism can mesh. Social justice, love, perseverance and partying all take their turns on “Revelation Pt. II: The Fruit of Life,” Stephen Marley’s follow-up to his Grammy-winning 2011 album, “Revelation Pt. I: The Root of Life.” The shift in title from “Root” to “Fruit” is significant.

Being Bob Marley’s son has given Stephen Marley a voice with archetypal familiarity, some instant brand recognition and a cultural responsibility.

Read the entire fantastic review at: New York Times

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