Mountain Winery | Saratoga, California
Come we go chant down Babylon one more time… with Stephen Marley, Hirie and Skip Marley at the Mountain Winery Amphitheater on Thursday, June 9th 2022. Grab some tickets and come along and dance to the groove and the rhythm, dance, and dance and dance the night away, Let’s get together and feel alright… Eight time Grammy Award Winner Stephen Marley is back in the bus, and he’s comin’ to Saratoga, CA, showcasing a mixture of original songs from his illustrious 40-year career, as well as revitalized classics from his father, the iconic, Bob Marley’s back catalog.
Jamaican-American, Stephen Robert Nesta Marley, son of reggae icon Bob Marley is an eight-time Grammy Award winner, three times as a solo artist, twice as a producer of younger brother Damian Marley's Halfway Tree and Welcome to Jamrock albums, and a further three times as a member of his older brother Ziggy Marley's group Ziggy Marley & The Melody Makers.
After spending many years in the background as a producer, and backing musician for his big brother, Ziggy, as a Melody Maker, Stephen finally became a solo artist, releasing the albums, Mind Control, in 2007, featuring the single "Hey Baby" featuring Mos Def, and peaking at number 35 on the Billboard Hot 100. Mind Control Acoustic, in 2008, Revelation Part I: The Root of Life, in 2011, reached number 92 on the Hot 100, and the follow-up, Revelation Part II: The Fruit of Life, in 2016, which peaked at number 129. His first three solo albums won Grammy Awards for Best Reggae Album, adding to the three Grammy Awards he had already won as a member of Ziggy Marley and the Melody Makers and the two other Grammy Awards, he earned for producing younger brother Damian Marley’s albums, Halfway Tree, and, Welcome to Jamrock. All of Stephen’s albums reached the number 1 position on the Billboard reggae charts.