Stephen Marley Marley, S Marley, S. Marley, S.Marley, Stephan Marley, StephenSon of legendary Bob Marley, Stephen has already worn several hats in the music industry - producer, songwriter and singer. He entered the music scene as a singer/musician at the tender age of 16 as a member of the family's group, Ziggy Marley And The Melody Makers. Stephen has collaborated vocally with such artists as Erykah Badu, but has spent most of his music career behind the scenes producing projects for other family members, as well as the critically-acclaimed "Chant Down Babylon," which was RIAA Certified Gold.
Wale Walé, WhaleOlubowale Victor Akintimehin (born September 21, 1984), better known by his stage name Wale (/ˈwɔːleɪ/ WAW-lay), is an American rapper. He rose to prominence in 2006, when his song "Dig Dug (Shake It)" became popular in his hometown. Wale became locally recognized and continued recording music for the regional audience. Producer Mark Ronson discovered Wale in 2006 and signed him to Allido Records in 2007. While signed to that label, Wale released several mixtapes and appeared in national media including MTV and various Black-American-focused magazines. A song called "Ridin' in That Black Joint" was featured in the popular video game Saints Row 2's soundtrack in 2008. In 2008, Wale signed with Interscope Records for $1.3 million, and his debut album Attention Deficit was released in 2009 with the singles "Chillin", "Pretty Girls", and "World Tour". The album, although under-shipped, received positive reviews from critics. In early 2011, Wale signed with Rick Ross' Maybach Music Group, where members of the label released a compilation album, Self Made Vol. 1 on May 23, 2011. His second studio album, Ambition was released November 1, 2011, with mixed reviews. His third studio album, The Gifted, was released on June 25, 2013, to mainly positive reviews; it debuted at number one on the Billboard 200. His second Billboard number one album The Album About Nothing was released on March 31, 2015.
Cast Of FelaWARGIRL is Matt Wignall’s attempt to conjure the exhilarating feel and analog sound of War, Fela Kuti, Chaka Khan, and other such soulful, socially charged ’70s rock acts. Wignall, best known as a producer for the Cold War Kids, recruited a large cast of characters to bring this vision to life: Cold War Kids members Nathan Willet and Matt Maust on bass and organ (replaced in the live band by Tamara Raye and Enya Preston), percussionists Erick Diego Nieto and Jeff Suri, plus dueling vocalists Anne Dereaux and Marika Dahlin up front.