Ethiopia gears up for late Bob Marley’s 60th birthday

“Ethiopia is preparing a massive party next month to mark the 60th birthday of late reggae superstar Bob Marley, the first time the annual event has been held outside the singer’s native Jamaica. Some 200,000 people are expected to attend the giant celebration featuring concerts from scores of African and international musicians that will start five days before Marley’s February 6 birthday, organizers said Friday.” (Agence France Presse)