Category Archives: About Mrs Marley

We Salute Dr. Alfarita Constantia Marley OD/LITT

We Salute Dr. Alfarita Constantia Marley OD/LITT
Recipient of the 2019 Reggae Icon Award, from the Government of Jamaica.
In recognition of long & meritorious contributions to the growth and worldwide popularity of Reggae Music, and impactful humanitarian work through the Rita Marley Foundation.

Award was officially presented on August 6, by Prime Minister of Jamaica, Hon. Andrew Holness and President of the Republic of Kenya, Hon. Uhuru Kenyatta, during 57th Independence Anniversary celebrations, at the National Stadium.

Lioness Of Reggae

The Best Of RitaMarley: #LionessOfReggae, a limited edition vinyl-exclusive compilation album, is out everywhere!

Track Listings
Disc: 1
1. Harambe
2. One Draw
3. A Jah Jah
4. That’s the Way
5. Who Feels It Knows It
6. King Street
7. Thank You Jah
8. Good Morning Jah
9. I’m Still Waiting
10. Pay Play

Truly A Living Legend


Join the Rita Marley Foundation in Celebrating our Remarkable Founder & President!

On September 15, 2017, University of Fort Hare,South Africa conferred Dr. Rita Marley an Honorary Doctorate Degree for impactful contributions through philanthropy and music. It is Dr. Marley’s second award of this magnitude. In 2015, the University of the West Indies, Mona Campus, Jamaica, awarded her an Honorary Doctor of Letters Degree for notable works in preserving and advancing Jamaica’s music and culture.

Ginormous Thanks to the University of Fort Hare for Honouring our Shero, Dr. Rita Marley.