28.12.2022 / 11:09
Joseph ‘Jo Mersa’ Marley dead: Bob Marley's grandson dies suddenly aged 31, reports say
died, as the star was found unresponsive in a vehicle.The star, who was the grandson of legendary musician Bob Marley, was just 31 years old. According to an announcement from streaming service TIDAL, he was found unresponsive in the vehicle yesterday in the United States, although a location was not specified. The star had reportedly suffered from asthma his entire life, and the Florida radio station WZPP claimed he died of an asthma attack.Joseph is the son of Stephen Marley, 50, who is also a successful musician. Joseph’s grandfather Bob, who was one of the pioneers of reggae music, sadly died of cancer when he was just 36 back in 1981.Express.co.uk have contacted Joseph’s representatives for comment. 11 hours ago, WZPP shared on Instagram: “In sad news, Jo Mersa Marley, son of Stephen Marley, grandson of Bob Marley, has allegedly passed away today from an asthma attack. “The WZPP family would like to send our deepest condolences to the Marley family during this difficult time.”In another update that followed an hour later, they penned: “Update: Unfortunately, it has been confirmed that Jo Mersa Marley, son of Stephen Marley and grandson of Bob Marley, has passed away unexpectedly from an asthma attack. “He was found in his vehicle earlier this morning.