This Day In Reggae
|1954:||Singer Rula Brown is born.
|1976:||Bob Marley, Rita Marley, and their manager Don Taylor are shot and wounded in Kingston, Jamaica.
|1999:||London's newspaper Guardian reports that Bob Marley's song, "One Love", has been chosen as the anthem for the Millennium by the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC).
Under the headline "Bob Marley anthem for the Millennium", the British newspaper reported that a new version of "One Love", recorded by the late Bob Marley's son, Ziggy, with the Gypsy Kings and the Boys Choir of Harlem, is to be the BBC's official anthem of the Millennium.
|2003:||Buju Banton is charged with marijuana possession.
This Day in Reggae