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Bob Marley and the Wailers: Zimbabwe 1980

In April 1980, Bob Marley and the Wailers traveled to Zimbabwe (former Rhodesia) to perform before honored guests, including Prince Charles, and the people of Rhodesia to celebrate Zimbabwe’s Independence from British colonial rule. It was a concert which endured a riot, and it is the first and only...
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Sir Rodigan Meets Marley

In 1980, English radio DJ and self-described reggae junky David Rodigan interviews Bob Marley upon his return from performing at the Zimbabwe Independence Celebrations in Rhodesia.  As journalist Nazma Muller describes, it’s an interview 6 years in the making. In 1974, he and his girlfriend went to see...
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