[pretoria] - Jamaica’s gift to the world turns 50

  |   Pretorianews

This quotation is taken from the official proclamation by the government of Jamaica in 2007 declaring February as “Reggae Month” to pay special tribute to the musical art form for which the country has become renowned the world over.

These words remain true today as Reggae continues to capture the world’s attention, especially among avid music lovers.

The decision was taken to recognise February as Reggae Month as it is the birth month of Robert (Bob) Nesta Marley, who is Jamaica’s most famous Reggae icon, and who is generally recognised as the King of Reggae, as well as Dennis Brown, who is fondly known as the Crown Prince of Reggae. The decision also referenced several other reggae music legends, such as the great Peter Tosh....

Photo - http://v.duta.us/YM35eQAA

Click here to read more— - http://v.duta.us/r2kmrQAA

📲 Get Pretoria News on Whatsapp 💬