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Joseph ‘Jo’ Mersa, Grandson of Legendary Reggae Musician Bob Marley, Died at the Age of 31

December 27, 2022 | Kali Girl

It has been reported that Joseph “Jo Mersa” Marley, the son of musician Stephen Marley and the grandson of reggae icon Bob Marley, has passed away at the age of 31. According to journalist Abka Fitz-Henley, Marley was found unresponsive in a vehicle. Although the exact circumstances surrounding his death are unclear, sources have stated that Marley died due to asthma-related conditions. Marley, who was also known in the music industry as Jo Mersa, was a Jamaican American reggae artist, reports TMZ.

He was a student of audio engineering at Miami Dade College, and leaves behind a wife and daughter. Mersa’s grandfather, a pioneer in the reggae movement, was known for hit songs like “Everything’s Gonna Be Alright,” “Get Up, Stand Up,” “Is This Love,” “I Shot the Sheriff,” and “No Woman, No Cry.

RIP

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