Jamaican Legend Bob Marley’s apartment in London is going for £1.65 million. The four-bedroom apartment is located in Bloomsbury, Ridgmount Garden where Bob Marley once lived in 1972. Where he launched his musical career outside of his homeland Jamaica.
Bob Marley together with his band, the wailers, were first invited by Johnny Cash the American singer to tour with him in UK’s Metro and that’s when he reportedly got the apartment.
Bob Marley who’s real name is Nesta Marley from Nine Miles, St Ann Jamaica rise to stardom after meeting Chris Blackwell, owner of Island Record, he got bigger when himself, Peter Tosh and Bunny Wailer start working together.
The famous four bedroom apartment is being sold by Dexters Maryland Estate Agents located in London. This beautiful apartment has the perfect view overlooking the communal garden and greenery. The reporter also said it’s set behind the red brick facade is a classic style for what it was in the 1890’s.
The sellers made note that, “Ridgmount Garden has a great history, once home to the reggae superstar Bob Marley, and now has the cultural blue plague, making it a highly desirable home.”