Ziggy Marley 2017 GRAMMY Win & Performance
Posted: February 14th, 2017
Ziggy Marley wins the 2017 “Best Reggae Album” GRAMMY for his self-titled, sixth solo studio album. Accompanied by his children during his acceptance speech, Ziggy payed homage, recognizing those that came before him and spoke on the power of music as a tool for change, noting that we need to “spread a message through music that will benefit humankind.” This makes Ziggy’s eighth GRAMMY Award win, and seventh for “Best Reggae Album”.
See below to watch Ziggy’s full acceptance speech, as well as a live performance of ‘Amen’ – from the newly-dubbed “Best Reggae Album” of 2016, Ziggy Marley – from the Premiere Ceremony at the 59th Annual GRAMMY Awards!