Burning Spear

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Birthday
1, 1945
Birthplace
Jamaica
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
1, 1945 (age 73)
Birthplace
Jamaica

About

Jamaican reggae artist who has released more than twenty albums during his influential, multi-decade career. He won the Grammy for Best Reggae Album for his 2009 release "Jah Is Real".

Before Fame

He was convinced by Bob Marley to try out for the Studio One record label in 1969.

Trivia

He and his wife founded the Burning Music record label in the early 2000's.

Family Life

He married Sonia Rodney, who has also been his manager.

Associated With

He was an follower of Jamaican social and political activist Marcus Garvey.

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