As Black History and Reggae Month begin, American rapper Future honours legendary reggae icon Bob Marley with a new tattoo. In a video shared on Instagram, the Atlanta-based rapper showcases the process of getting the tattoo, revealing the image of Marley being added to his leg.
Future has always been vocal about his love for reggae music and regards Bob Marley as his all-time favourite artist across all genres. In a previous interview with U.S Media, he declared,
“Bob Marley is my favorite artist of all time, and I am a major reggae fan. His music has inspired me in so many ways, and I am truly grateful to have been able to experience it. Thank you, Bob Marley, for everything.”
Marley, who passed away in 1981 at 31, remains beloved and respected by fans globally for his impact on the world through his music. His timeless works continue to captivate audiences worldwide for nearly half a century.
While Future is an influential rapper of his generation, he acknowledges that Bob Marley holds a special place in his heart, and his music has profoundly impacted him. The Jamaican singer’s music inspires fans worldwide, making him one of the most influential figures in music history.