Rita Marley Addresses Controversy At ‘Marley’ Premier
has addressed the controversial issue surrounding the red-carpet affair
held last week at the Emancipation Park to celebrate the premier of the
The widow of reggae
legend, Bob Marley came under fire after some Rastafarians who attended
the event, openly expressed their disappointment at the red, gold and
green carpet used.
However, according to Rita Marley she had no
intention to disrespect. Rita addressed the issue during the Running
African programme on Sunday (22/04/12) with Andrea Williams-Green.
Rita Marley also talked about how the idea for the red, green and gold carpet came about.
Award winning Director, Kevin MacDonald is the only authorized
documentary on the life and global impact of Bob Marley and features
numerous interviews from family members, friends and former band members
as well as historical concert footage and rare recordings.