By Shelah Moody
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Marley’s seventh full-length solo studio album, released today on the family’s Tuff Gong Worldwide label, is a 10-track masterpiece that continues his father’s tradition of promoting emancipation from mental slavery through education, social activism and healthy living.
Ziggy Marley’s unique brand of mellow reggae, rock, folk, jazz, African alternative music is a catalyst as well as a haven. Last fall, the Marley family was the subject of controversy when guitarist Tom Morello flipped over his guitar revealing a sign that read “Fuck Trump” during an all star tribute to Bob Marley’s “Exodus” album at the Orpheum theater in Los Angeles.