Stephen Marley (Musician) Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

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Stephen Marley Quick Info
Height5 ft 9 in
Weight76 kg
Date of BirthApril 20, 1972
Zodiac SignTaurus
GirlfriendUnknown

Stephen Marley is a singer known for releasing various popular singles like Rock StoneGhetto BoyOptions, and Cruel World. He has also won various Grammy awards in different categories. He has a self-titled YouTube channel with more than 500k subscribers. Stephen has a huge social media fan base with more than 500k followers on Instagram, more than 500k followers on Twitter, and more than 3 million followers on Facebook.

Born Name

Stephen Robert Nesta Marley

Nick Name

Raggamuffin, Ragga

Stephen Marley in an Instagram selfie as seen in November 2012
Stephen Marley in an Instagram selfie as seen in November 2012 (Stephen Marley / Instagram)

Sun Sign

Taurus

Born Place

Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Residence

Miami, Florida, United States

Nationality

American

Education

Stephen Marley graduated from St. George’s College, Jamaica.

Occupation

Singer, Songwriter, Producer

Family

  • Father – Bob Marley (Cultural Icon, Singer-Songwriter)
  • Mother – Rita Marley (Singer)
  • Siblings – Ziggy Marley (Older Brother) (Musician), Cedella Marley (Older Sister) (Singer), Sharon Marley (Older Sister)
  • Others – Damian Marley (Younger Step-Brother), Ky-Mani Marley (Step-Brother) (Reggae and Hip-hop Artist), Julian Marley (Step-Brother) (Musician), Rohan Marley (Step-Brother) (Entrepreneur), Stephanie Marley (Step-Sister), Makeda Jahnesta (Step-Sister), Karen Marley (Step-Sister), Robert Marley (Step-Brother)

Manager

Stephen Marley is managed by William Morris Endeavor Entertainment.

Genre

Reggae

Instruments

Vocals, Guitar, Nyabinghi Drums

Labels

  • Tuff Gong
  • Ghetto Youths International

Build

Average

Height

5 ft 9 in or 175 cm

Weight

76 kg or 167.5 lbs

Stephen Marley (Left) and Guillaume Simonin as seen in December 2013
Stephen Marley (Left) and Guillaume Simonin as seen in December 2013 (Guillaume Simonin Jr / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0)

Girlfriend / Spouse

Stephen Marley has dated –

  1. Kertia DaCosta Marley – Stephen is said to have married producer Kertia DaCosta Marley. It is not clear when or where they got married and whether the couple is still together.
  2. Stephen has 6 sons and 7 daughters. The names of his sons are Jo Mersa Marley (b. March 1991), Yohan Marley, Jeremiah Marley, Bengimen Marley, Stephen Marley, Jr., and Binghi Marley. The names of his daughters are Shacia Marley, Lailah Marley, Zipporah Marley, Summer Marley, Mia Marley, Nyah Marley, and Mystic Marley.
  3. It is believed that Kerry Ann is the mother of Jo Mersa, Stephen, Yohan, and Summer. Also, Kristina Murawski is the mom of Zipporah Marley. Further, Kertia Dacosta is the mom of Sashia, Mystic, Lailah, Jeremiah, and twins Nyah and Binghi.

Race / Ethnicity

Black

He has Afro-Jamaican ancestry.

Hair Color

Black

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Long dreadlocks
  • Beard with mustache
  • High forehead
  • A mole below his right nostril

Brand Endorsements

Stephen Marley has done endorsement work for Marley Natural.

Religion

Rastafarian

Stephen Marley performing in Vancouver in April 2007
Stephen Marley performing in Vancouver in April 2007 (David Koppe / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Best Known For

  • His numerous Grammy Awards in different categories. As a band member of Ziggy Marley & The Melody Makers, they have won Best Reggae Album for Fallen Is Babylon in 1998, Best Reggae Album for Conscious Party in 1989, and Best Reggae Album for One Bright Day in 1990. As a producer for his brother, Damian Marley, he has won the Best Reggae Album for Halfway Tree in 2001, and Best Reggae Album for Welcome To Jamrock in 2005. He has won Best Reggae Album for Mind Control, Best Reggae Album for Mind Control – Acoustic, and Best Reggae Album for Revelation Pt. 1: The Root Of Life as an individual artist.
  • Spreading awareness on the benefits of using cannabis as a medicinal herb to treat serious illnesses.

First Album

On March 20, 2007, Stephen Marley released his first solo studio album Mind Control with Universal Records. The album opened at the #1 spot on the Billboard Reggae Album chart. The album has 11 original tracks.

First Film

He is yet to make a debut in a theatrical film.

First TV Show

In 1989, he made his first TV show appearance on the talk show The Arsenio Hall Show.

Personal Trainer

His workout routine and diet plan aren’t known.

Stephen Marley Favorite Things

His favorite things are unknown.

Stephen Marley in a selfie in August 2012
Stephen Marley in a selfie in August 2012 (Stephen Marley / Instagram)

Stephen Marley Facts

  1. In 1979, he gave his first performance on stage.
  2. As a child, he was a member of his sibling band Melody Makers.
  3. On April 3, 2017, at The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Stephen and Pitbull performed their single, “Options” on the main stage.
  4. In 2009, he was on Blazed and Confused Tour with Snoop Dogg and Slightly Stoopid.
  5. He is influenced by the music of James Brown, Toots and the Maytals, Burning Spear, Nina Simone, and Marvin Gaye.
  6. Visit his official website @ www.stephenmarleymusic.com.
  7. Follow him on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, SoundCloud, and YouTube.

Featured Image by David Koppe / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0

3 COMMENTS

  1. Mother of Jo Mersa, Stephen, Yohan and Summer is Kerry Ann

    Mother of Sashia, Mystic, Lailah, Jeremiah, and twin Nyah and Binghi is Kertia Dacosta

    Mother of Zipporah is Kristina Murawski.

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