News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 22, 2015: The late, great reggae singer, Robert Nesta Marley has been dead for 34 years but he continues to live on the Billboard Reggae Charts.
‘Easy Skanking In Boston 78,’ by Bob Marley And The Wailers topped the Billboard Charts this week after climbing to number two last week. ‘Easy Skanking In Boston 78,’ features two historic live shows from Boston’s Music Hall, June 8, 1978.
Bob Marley & The Wailers’ ‘5 Classic Albums’ also made it on to the charts, climbing into the top 10 to end at number 9. Last week it was at number 11. The 5 Classic Albums box set focuses on the latter half of Bob Marley’s recording career and features his final studio albums: Rastaman Vibration (1976), Exodus (1977), Kaya (1978), Survival (1979), and Uprising (1980).
The top-selling reggae albums are ranked by sales data as compiled by Nielsen Music.