Reggae may be the world's most perfect spliff-lighting music.
But don't forget its social imperative to promote justice in a world full of hate, tyranny, starvation, and unbound evil.
As a ten-year-old kid, Ziggy got to sit in on recording sessions with his father, Bob Marley, soaking up the positive irations that'd forever inform his work.
Besides five bloodclot Babylon Grammy awards, Ziggy's also garnered an impressive record as a humanitarian.
His newest album, Wild and Free, sees him explore political themes in the struggle for global equality.
Check out the video and start your own "Personal Revolution."
Ziggy Marley. Wednesday, May 9. The Fillmore Miami Beach, 1700 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. The show starts at 8:30 p.m. and tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. on February 17 for $32 plus fees via livenation.com. All ages. Call 305-673-7300 or visit fillmoremb.com.
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