Julian Marley & The Uprising
FRIDAY 2 AUG - Gold Stage
GENRE: Uplifting Roots Reggae
🔥Son of Bob Marley & Lucy Pounder, Julian is one of the most famous and talented of the Marley family.
🔥Won the most recent Grammy award for his album Colours of Royal, together with Antaeus.
🔥Julian Marley is a multi-instrumentalist who began making music early, mastering the bass, drums, and keyboards.
🔥He contributed to Lauryn Hill’s Grammy-winning album “The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill.”
🔥He performed at a historic concert in Ethiopia to celebrate Bob Marley’s 60th birthday.
🔥Julian played alongside Usain Bolt at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, showcasing reggae to a global audience.
Born into reggae royalty, Julian Marley, son of the legendary Bob Marley, has carved his path in music, blending the rich legacy of roots reggae with contemporary influences. From his early years mastering various instruments to contributing to Lauryn Hill’s Grammy-winning album and his Grammy-nominated works, Julian’s journey is a testament to his dedication to music and Rastafarian principles.
His albums, notably “Awake,” showcase his musical versatility and commitment to spreading messages of love, unity, and spirituality. Through performances around the globe, including historic shows in Ethiopia and with Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt in Beijing, Julian continues to honour his father’s legacy while forging a distinct path that resonates with fans worldwide.
If Bob Marley was the reason you fell in love with reggae music, then his son Julian brings the perfect powerful show for you! He’ll be playing our Gold Stage together with his trusted band The Uprising.