Bob Marley’s immortality continues with ‘Africa Unite’, a majestic, posthumous album
celebrating the vibrant fusion of Reggae and Afrobeats!
‘Africa Unite’ is an extraordinary album that pays homage to the Reggae icon’s greatest hits,
beautifully reimagined and infused with the infectious rhythms of Afrobeats. Scheduled for
release on 4 August 2023, ‘Africa Unite’ features inspiring collaborations between Bob
Marley’s classics and a stellar lineup of contemporary African musicians. This ten-track
masterpiece includes Sarkodie, Tiwa Savage, Teni, and Oxlade amongst others who will be
announced before the album release. Each artist brings their unique flair and artistry, paying
tribute to Bob Marley’s enduring influence while adding their refreshing voices to his iconic
Bob Marley’s impact on Reggae and Afrobeats music culture is immeasurable. His ageless
music transcends borders and generations. This project is no different; it invites listeners on
an enchanting musical journey. From the heartwarming rendition of “Waiting In Vain” to the
uplifting energy of “Stir It Up,” the album showcases the seamless fusion of two
extraordinary musical worlds. Backing this album announcement is also the release of the
lead single, a new version of Bob Marley’s ‘Three Little Birds’ performed by Nigeria’s rising
stars Teni & Oxlade which truly emulates the original with an afro-fusion kick.
With ‘Africa Unite’, Bob Marley’s influence continues to resonate, bridging the gap between
the past and present. The album not only showcases the global reach of Bob Marley’s music
but also celebrates the rich tapestry of African rhythms and melodies. By intertwining
reggae’s soulful vibrations with the infectious energy of Afrobeats, “Africa Unite” embodies
the unity and spirit of collaboration, mirroring the late artist’s vision of a harmonious world.
Reflecting on the significance of this album, Bob Marley’s daughter Cedella Marley stated,”
Africa Unite” is an album that showcases the importance of Bob Marley in modern day
Africa. The artists that feature on this album have reimagined Bob Marley’s classics in a way
we know he would have loved and been proud of.” The release of “Africa Unite” will
undoubtedly captivate Bob Marley’s loyal fanbase and attract new listeners seeking to
experience the magic of his music in a fresh and vibrant way.
Bob Marley’s impact on reggae and Afrobeats music culture is immeasurable. As a pioneer
of Reggae, Bob Marley was posthumously inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in
His powerful lyrics and captivating melodies have served as a guiding light, inspiring
countless artists and shaping the musical landscape. With “Africa Unite,” his influence
continues to resonate, bridging the gap between the past and present.
LISTEN – https://bobmarley.lnk.to/AfricaUnite