With songs of freedom, passion, and justice, Bob Marley's music and message continue to resound throughout the world. 'Marley legend' charts Robert Nesta Marley's unprecedented trajectory as the first Third World superstar, from Jamaica's Trench Town neighborhood to gigs in the US and England to his spiritual homeland, Africa. This fully illustrated package features rarely seen photos as well as over twenty hands-on reproductions, including Bob's handwritten lyrics, vintage concert memorabilia, a sketchbook and more. New interviews with Marley's family and friends describe his struggles, his determination, and the times that shaped his music, including the early days of reggae, his Rasta beliefs, and his politics. Musicians such as Bono, Chrissie Hynde, Chuck D, and Ben Harper reveal their favorite Marley songs, giving us a unique perspective on Marley's legacy. In 'Marley legend', compiled in cooperation with the family of Bob Marley, he story of an unforgettable life literally unfolds in your hands.