How many songs did Bob Marley write?


The Wailers, a Jamaican reggae band started by Bob Marley, Peter Tosh and Bunny Wailer, created a total of 416 releases, all varying from studio and live albums, compilations, album and non-album single releases, remixes, music videos and soundtracks. The band was formed in 1963.

According to the official Bob Marley website, Bob Marley and the Wailers recorded over 42 studio albums, each averaging between 10 and 12 songs, accounting for most of his single releases (over 130). On, Bob Marley is recorded as having over 400 official releases, including 266 compilations and nine music videos.

The Wailers' first album released in 1965, titled The Wailing Wailers. However, Bob Marley and the Wailers didn't hit charts until the album Catch a Fire released in '73. In '74, Peter Tosh and Bunny Wailer left The Wailers after refusing to tour.

After "No Woman, No Cry" hit big internationally, Marley's albums took off outside of Jamaica. Between 1991 and 2007, Marley sold over 21 billion albums worldwide. Several of his songs were covered by big artists such as Eric Clapton and Johnny Nash.

Marley is known as one of the most chronicled musicians and won several awards for both his music and his contributions to his native culture. He died in 1981 of cancer.

Q&A Related to "How many songs did Bob Marley write?"
I'm not sure but if you don't get any answers beside mine then look up something like 'bob marley's full collection of songs' maybe. I know that's not much help but good luck.
Bob Marley has produced around 230 songs. That's a lot of music! Th...
Bob Marley had kids with his wife Rita. Sharon Marley Prendergast (adopted) Cedella Marley, Ziggy Marley, Stephen Marley, and Stephanie (possibly adopted) He also had seven illegitimate
Bob Marley died of brain cancer 27 years ago, on May 11, 1981. Thanks for
Explore this Topic
Despite technicalities and frequent disputes regarding the legality of some children, Jamaican singer-songwriter Robert Nessa "Bob" Marley had 13 children ...
Bob Marley made a total of 110 albums in his entire career. This includes those that he made with The Wailers as well as his solo projects. Bob died of cancer ...
Since the singer, songwriter and activist Bob Marley passed away from cancer, there have been many rumors about his death. One is that he had 15 different species ...
About -  Privacy -  Careers -  Ask Blog -  Mobile -  Help -  Feedback  -  Sitemap  © 2014