Legendary reggae icon Bob Marley has recruited elite Ghanaian reggae and dancehall musician Stonebwoy for his latest project, a tribute album titled “Africa Unite”.
Scheduled for release on Friday, August 4, 2023, the 10-track collection promises new interpretations of the renowned reggae musician’s most popular songs. The magnificent posthumous album features the colossal hits reimagined with the infectious rhythms of Afrobeats by the best in reggae and Afrobeats’ fusion, including the popular “Buffalo Soldier,” which features the Ghanaian BET award-winner and GRAMMY-nominated singer.
This collaboration marks a significant milestone in Stonebwoy’s career, adding to his list of esteemed partnerships with reggae’s Luminaries. Recently, he has worked closely with the German reggae star Gentleman as a guest artist on his single “Can’t Lock The Dance”, which came after his collaboration with the Ivorian reggae legend Alpha Blondy on “Love Power” received critical recognition, further cementing his reputation as a globally recognized reggae ambassador.
“Africa Unite” also includes collaborations with Tiwa Savage, Teni, Rema, and Oxlade, each adding their unique flair and artistry to Bob Marley’s iconic compositions. It showcases the global reach of Bob Marley’s music and celebrates the rich tapestry of African rhythms and melodies. By blending reggae’s soulful vibrations with the infectious energy of Afrobeats, the album embodies unity and collaboration, reflecting the late artist’s vision of a harmonious world.