Music's most influential pothead: Bob Marley or Willie Nelson? | The Tylt
Before Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa there were Bob Marley and Willie Nelson. Marley popularized reggae music around the world and his love for ganja. Marley is also a symbol of Jamaica, reggae, and weed culture. Willie lit up country charts for years with the help of cannabis. Now, he's a major activist for legalizing marijuana. Both inspired other musicians to sing or rap about pot, but who's the most influential pot-loving musician? 🎤
Music's most influential pothead: Bob Marley or Willie Nelson?
Another name for marijuana is kaya. Here are some notable lyrics from Bob Marley's hit of the same name, per Genius.
🎶 I'm so high, I even touch the sky. Above the falling rain. I feel so good in my neighbourhood, so. Here I come again. Got to have kaya now. Got to have kaya now. Got to have kaya now. For the rain is falling.🎶
Listen to Marley's dope track below.
Willie's "Roll Me Up and Smoke Me When I Die" is pretty straightforward. Below are some notable lyrics, per Genius.
🎶 Roll me up and smoke me when I die. And if anyone don't like it, just look 'em in the eye. I didn't come here, and I ain't leaving. So don't sit around and cry. Just roll me up and smoke me when I die. 🎶
Watch the music video below.