Damian Marley: Family, Spouse, Children, Dating, Net Worth, Nationality and More

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Damian Robert Nesta “Jr. Gong” Marley is a Jamaican based deejay, rapper, songwriter, singer and record producer. He is the youngest son of reggae singer Bob Marley. His nickname Junior Gong is derived from his father’s nickname of Tuff Gong.

Career Highlights

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When he was 13, Damian Marley already began his career as a reggae artist. He started with the musical group Shephards. The band fell apart in the 1990s, and Damian started his solo career.

Family and Personal Life

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He usually doesn’t like to brag about his private life in the media and public. Damian prefers people focusing on his work rather than his own life.

Family Information
Wife's/Spouse's NameN/A
Children/KidsYes (Elijah Marley, Christian Marley)
Boyfriend/Girlfriend (Dating)Cristal Chaitram
Civil StatusIn a relationship

Net Worth, Nationality and Other Facts

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Full/Real NameDamian Robert Nesta “Jr. Gong” Marley
Gender (Biological)Male
Age (as of today)44 years
Date of BirthJuly 21, 1978
Place of BirthKingston, Jamaica
NationalityJamaican
Height1.78 m, 5 feet 10 inches
Weight71 kg, 156.5 lbs
Net Worth / Wealth$22 million
OccupationSinger

Height, Weight, and Age

Damian Marley's height is above average measuring 1.78 m. Boasting a weight of 71 kg. Being born on July 21, 1978, translates to an age of 44 years as of todays date (December 7, 2022).

Quotes

Technology has changed things, same as everywhere. But the economy has changed drastically. When Jamaica first won independence, our dollar was stronger than the U.S. dollar. Now ours is about 90 to one. That’s had a big impact on crime and poverty.

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Being Bob Marley’s son has done many things for me, in terms of having a career in music. I’m very proud of my music, and I’m very proud of where I’m from. People hear that I’m Bob Marley’s son, and they turn on my music to listen just out of curiosity.

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I would never say that being Bob Marley’s son has been a pressure. It has been a door opener.

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I like singing all songs, really, but I find that writing social commentary comes naturally.

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I can remember the first time I ever recorded my vocals on to a beat. Cat Coore from Third World – a legendary Jamaican band – had a little demo set up at his house. I’m very good friends with his eldest son, Shiah, who plays with me now. So we were rhyming over a track by the dancehall artist Peter Metro. I’ve still got it somewhere.

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