Reggae singer Ziggy Marley wins his Second Reggae Grammy Awards
KINGSTON, Jamaica -- Ziggy Marley won his second solo Best Reggae Album Grammy Sunday January 26, 2014 for his live In Concert set.
The 14-track album, recorded on Marley's 2012 world tour, got the nod over Sly and Robbie and the Jam Masters’ Reggae Connection; Sizzla’s The Messiah; One Love, One Life by Beres Hammond; Ziggy Marley’s Ziggy Marley in Concert and Snoop Lion’s Reincarnated.
Marley's first solo Grammy came in 2007 for Love is my Religion. Three years later, he won a Grammy for Best Musical Album for Children with Family Time.
The eldest of reggae legend Bob Marley's sons, 45-year-old Marley also won three Best Reggae Album Grammys with the Melody Makers, a group that included his brother Stephen and sisters Sharon and Cedella.
In Concert contains songs from his work with the Melody Makers including Justice and Tomorrow's People; and True to Myself, taken from his first solo album, Dragonfly.
The Grammy Awards is being held in Los Angeles at the Nokia Theatre.
Click here to post comments
Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Comments.