Jamaican singer and songwriterBob Marley is considered to be one of the pioneers of reggae. He purposefully and successfully blended elements of reggae, ska, and rocksteady, and forged a smooth and distinctive vocal and songwriting style. His contributions to music increased the visibility of Jamaican music worldwide. He became both bigger than life and a Rastafari icon. Bob Marley ranks as one of the best-selling music artists of all time, with estimated sales ver 75 million records.
The Zion Lion on this Bob Marleyt-shirt, is directly related to Rastafarian beliefs. Zion is“the promised land,” which refers to Ethiopia. The lion refers to the Lion of Judah, which appeared on the old royal Ethiopian flag, and represents Haile Selassie, the former Ethiopian emperor whom Rastafarians regard as their Messiah.
Black hoodie featuring the Zion Lion encircled by Rastafarian flag.
Text: Stylized“Bob Marley”
Color portrait of Bob Marley in foreground of the Rastafarian flag.
*Please note, sizes may vary from measurements up to 2''