A musical prodigy caught up in some hoodfabulous shit at times. Nevertheless, he was a major creative force in The Wailers, followed by a successful solo career with solid sales and a grammy award. Politically motivated, he spoke out against apartheid, segregation, the illusion of equal rights, and his preferred cash crop of choice with a powerful voice and a guitar shaped like an M-16. His death, like many others on this day, still doesn’t make sense. However, his powerful legacy of music that was way ahead of its time lives on.