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Joseph “Jo Mersa” Marley, Stephen Marley’s son and Bob Marley’s grandson was born on March 12, 1991. Maybe due to some kind of controversy, Jo Mersa’ mom has not been disclosed yet. Jo Mersa had 12 siblings; five brothers and seven sisters. He was the eldest child of Stephen Marley. He also had a cousin brother named Bambaata Marley.
Like his dad and grandpa, Jo Mersa Marley was also talented. He was a Jamaican American reggae artist and has sung some good Jamaican songs. It seems like Jo Mersa was trying to preserve and protect Jamaica’s heritage through reggae.
Jo Mersa Marley shared warm love with his dad, Stephen Marley. He was very grateful to his dad due to the fact that Stephen Marley is the one who has helped Jo Mersa to become a singer in his career. Unfortunately, the artist passed away on Dec 28 2022 due to asthma attack as per WZPP.
Stephen Marley, A Role Model To Jo Mersa Marley
First of all, Stephen Marley’s son, Jo Mersa Marley really admired his dad. His dad was the one who helped him to become a professional singer. Stephen Marley was the one behind his bright career.
Second of all, the father-son duo shared warm love with each other. The off-screen love between them proved that they really hit off the father-son chemistry. Jo Mersa had posted a photo of him with his father singing together on Instagram.
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As his mother is still under the curtains of the spotlight, it might be that Jo Mersa didn’t know who his mother was or he knew it and he too didn’t want to make it public. Stephen Marley must have loved his children in a way that he didn’t let them feel the absence of their mother.
Likewise, Jo Mersa also respected his late grandfather, Bob Marley. He paid a tribute to his grandpa on Twitter. He tweeted a line of one of the songs of Bob Marley. It shows that he immensely missed his grandfather.
— IG: JO MERSA MARLEY (@JoMersaMarley) September 1, 2018
Jo Mersa Marley had sung a number of songs
The talented Jo Mersa Marley was very determined to work hard. He had sung a number of songs due to which most of the people have been obsessed. Stephen Marley’s son, Jo Mersa Marley had been able to increase his fan following. As of April 2019, he had a huge fan base of 81.4k followers on Instagram. Some of the songs that Jo Mersa Marley sang till now are enlisted below:
- Hurting Inside
- Point Of View ft. Damian Marley
- Bad So
- Burn It Down
- Power Moves etc.
Jo Mersa Marley Was A Proud Father Of One
Not many know that Jo Mersa Marley had a daughter. We got to know that she was born on 28th January 2016. Also, Joe Mersa did not disclose his daughter’s name or his wife’s.
Maybe Jo Mersa Marley was not ready to bring his little girl into the limelight. He might want her to have a normal life with no cameras roaming around his daughter. Jo Mersa really loves his daughter from the bottom of his heart.
Joseph Marley – Name Meaning
The word Joseph was derived from the Hebrew name ‘Yosef’ which means “he will add”.