Damian "Jr. Gong" Marley
DAMIAN MARLEY BACKGROUND:
• Artist: Damian "Junior Gong" Marley
• Hometown: Kingston, Jamaica OR Miami, FL
• 3X Grammy-winning Reggae artist
• The youngest son of Reggae legend Bob Marley
• Has released 3 career albums: Mr. Marley (1996); Halfway Tree (2001, Grammy winner); Welcome To Jamrock (September 2005, 2X Grammy winner)
• He is the first and only Jamaican reggae artist in history to win two Grammy Awards on the same night
• He is an international star
DAMIAN MARLEY - ADDITIONAL COLLABORATIONS:
• In 2006 Damian appeared with brothers Stephen and Julian in Stephen's video "The Traffic Jam"
• In 2004, Damian appeared with hip hop group Cypress Hill on 'Ganja Bus' from album Till Death Do Us Part
• Appeared on "Get a Light" by Snoop Dogg ( "Tha Blue Carpet Treatment")
• Featured on the track "Put Your Lighters Up" by Lil' Kim
• Appeared on Gwen Stefani remix "Now That You Got It" (The Sweet Escape, produced by Swizz Beatz)
• During mid-2006, Damian went on tour with musical artist Ben Harper all around the US
• Damian also participated in Season 3 of Extreme Makeover Home Edition
• Damian opened for Van Halen during their 2007 Reunion tour concerts in Philadelphia
• A collaboration with Guru released on 2007’s Jazzmatazz 4, "Stand Up Some Things'll Never Change"
• Collaborated with Mariah Carey on her 2008 album E=MC² , "Cruise Control"