2015 Nine Mile Festival Big Success

The event formally known as the Bob Marley Festival in Miami, Fl, celebrated it’s 22nd  annual celebration, on February 14, 2015. The event featured reggae superstars Damian Marley, Stephen Marley, Julian Marley, Jo Mersa Marley, Capleton,Tanya Stephens, and more.

The FIU Caribbean Student Association had the opportunity to get an up close and personal look into this year’s festival.  The excitement and sounds were enjoyed by over 10k guests, ranging from different ages, races, and backgrounds.

Jo Mersa Marley; 2014 Caribbean American Mover and Shaker :Youth Pioneer recipient debuted his new music and was accompanied by fellow Reggae artist Jesse Royal. The first reggae artist to perform in Russia Iqulah Rastafari,also performed for fans.

Teh Bob Marley Festival is held every Black History Month, which is also the birth month of the late Robert Nesta (Bob) Marley.

Photo Coverage: Keith Liu and Demetria Constankis

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