Bob Marley’s Grandson: Cause Of Death Revealed

Musician Jo Mersa Marley, the grandson of reggae icon Bob Marley, died Tuesday at age 31. South Florida radio station WZPP posted on Instagram that it had confirmed Jo Mersa’s passing and said he died of an asthma attack, though it did not specify a location where it happened. It noted that the singer leaves behind a wife and daughter. So, what is his exact cause of death?

1. Who is Jo Mersa Marley?

Bob Marley Grandson cause of deathSource: Opoyi

Joseph "Jo Mersa" Marley (March 12, 1991 – December 27, 2022) was a Jamaican American reggae artist. He was a son of Stephen Marley and grandson of reggae musician Bob Marley.

Bob Marley Grandson cause of deathSource: Hollywood Life

 Marley, born Joseph in 1992, moved to Miami at age 11 and took to the stage as a child with his father, Stephen Marley, as well as his uncle Ziggy Marley.Olivia Grange, the Jamaican minister of culture, gender, Entertainment and sport, memorialized Marley on Twitter, saying, “I am deeply saddened by the news that artiste Joseph Marley, son of Reggae star, Stephen Marley and grandson of Reggae superstar, Bob Marley has died. We were graced by Joseph, whose stage name was Jo Mersa, performing at our Jamaica 60 Launch in Miramar, Florida, USA in May.”

Jamaican opposition leader and president of the People’s National Party, Mark Golding, said on Twitter: “I’ve just learned of the tragic loss of Joseph ‘Jo Mersa’ Marley. A talented young reggae artiste, son of Stephen Marley & grandson of Bob Marley at only 31 yrs old. The loss of a child is a devastating blow no parent should face, my condolences to Stephen & the entire family.”

2. Bob Marley’s Grandson death reason

Bob Marley Grandson cause of deathSource: NY post

JOSEPH Marley, also known as Jo Mersa, has reportedly died at the age of 31, after being found unresponsive in his vehicle. South Florida radio station WZPP reported that Joseph, the grandson of reggae legend Bob Marley, died of an asthma attack. Tidal just posted to Twitter honoring the late artist, the post read "Forever in our hearts. RIP Jo Mersa Marley."
He debuted in 2014 releasing, through iTunes and Spotify, an EP "Comfortable". He also appeared on the Grammy-winning album Strictly Roots by Morgan Heritage.The official autopsy results for Joseph's death have not yet been revealed. is a website that provides you with new updates and creative ideas to brighten your day. Don’t hesitate to visit our site to know more about daily updated news.
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