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Biography & Facts of Lauryn Hill’s son John Nesta Marley

Biography & Facts of Lauryn Hill’s son John Nesta Marley

A celebrity child John Nesta Marley is famous for being the son of a former American football player Rohan Marley and his wife Lauryn Hill who is an American singer, rapper, and songwriter.

Who are John’s grandparents?

In 2003, John Nesta Marley was born in Kingston, Jamaicathe United States of America. He is born to father Rohan Marley and mother Lauryn Hill. His father is a former American football player and entrepreneur while his mother is an American singer, rapper, and songwriter.

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Caption: John Nesta Marley with his family
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John’s grandparents are Reggae icon Bob Marley and Janet Hunt. He has two brothers named Zion David Marley and Joshua Omaru Marley as his siblings. Also, he has two sisters named Selah Louise Marley and Sarah Marley.

By nationality, John is of Jamaican-American and belongs to the Afro-American ethnicity.

What is the Net Worth & Salary of John Nesta Marley’s Parents?

John Nesta Marley’s mother Lauryn Noelle Hill is an American hip-hop female artist who owns a net worth of  $8 million. On the other hand, his father Rohan Marley is a former football player and entrepreneur who owns a net worth of $20 million.

As a celebrity kid, there is no doubt that John is living a luxurious lifestyle living in a beautiful mansion and traveling inexpensive cars. He is dependent on his parent’s net worth for his survival too.

John Nesta Marley’s Parents Personal Life

John Nesta Marley’s parents started dating back in the year 1996.  They lived together for more than 13 years but didn’t get married. They didn’t marry but John’s mother Lauryn referred to Rohan as her husband.

From their relationship, the two give birth to five kids together. Their children’s names are Zion David, Selah Louise, Joshua Omaru, John Nesta, and Sarah.

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Caption: John Nesta Marley with his parents and siblings
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Unfortunately, their relationship ended in the year 2009 because the things in mutual understanding, and chose to keep it private.  In addition, Marley left Hill for another woman as he started dating a model. Later, Rohan said it was not his fault that the relationship came to an end. After Rohan was blamed by people for the split, Marley stated,

Nobody knows the ins and outs of another person’s relationship so I don’t want any third party in my relationship. Ultimately, we grew apart because of our different interpretations of how life should be.

After the former couple’s separation, Hill found another love to a Haitian Musician named  Wyclef Jean. They even share a kid named Micah Hill. Unfortunately, the pair couldn’t handle their relationship and separated their ways. As of now, Lauryn is happily enjoying her singlehood along with all of her six kids as a single mother.

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Caption: John Nesta Marley with his mother and brother
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On the other hand, after the separation with Hill, Marley began dating Brazilian supermodel Isabeli Fontana in 2011. They even got engaged but the engagement did not last long and ended in 2013. In addition, Rohan is currently single.

Short Info on John Nesta Marley’s Parents

John Nesta Marley’s father Rohan Marley is an entrepreneur who was previously an American footballer. Besides, people also call him the son of world-famous late reggae artist Bob Marley. While studying at the University of Miami, John Nesta played as a linebacker for their football team.

He has also participated in the Canadian Football League when he signed for Miami Hurricanes. Since 1992, he played for Miami Hurricanes who guided the Hurricanes with 95 tackles until 1994.

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Caption: John Nesta Marley’s Father
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However, he didn’t continue his football and wands to started his business carer. Likewise, he co-founded Marley Coffee in 2009 which is an organic coffee plantation and “sustainable” farming business lied in Jamaica’s Blue Mountains. And it covers a 52-acre estate in Portland Parish.

He even brought in a new ‘House of Marley’ range of eco-friendly Headphones/ Instruction Books/ Liberate Air/ Positive Vibration XL Bluetooth during the 2012 Consumer Electronics Show. Besides this, Marley also worked on the family’s charity work.

Some of his movies that he has appeared in are ‘One Cup of Coffee’, ‘Motherland’ and ‘Africa Roadtrip’. He has also appeared in the documentary film Motherland.

On the other hand, John Nesta Marley’s mother Lauryn Hill is an American hip-hop female artist who made her first appearance in an Off-Broadway, Club XII in the year 1991. After she was noticed by an agent, Hill was cast in a recurring role in the soap opera, As the World Turns.

The other film that she appeared in was Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit where she worked alongside Whoopi Goldberg in 1993.

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Caption: John Nesta Marley’s Mother
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The songs that Lauryn sings are His Eye Is on the Sparrow and Joyful, Joyful. Besides, she was also a member of Tranzlator Crew which was later changing to The Fugees. The first album of the band is Blunted on Reality. The second album of the band is The Score which was released in 1994.

Her first solo record is The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill. In the following year 1995, she founded a non-profit organization the Refugee Project.

Some of her songs that she sang it is The Passion and So High with John Legend in the year 2004. She has also sold a song Social Drugs as a pay-per-view on her website along with her autographed posters. The album The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill brought her five Grammy Awards.

Rumors and Controversies of John Nesta Marley’s Mother

John Nesta Marley’s mother Lauryn was once charged for tax evasion in 2012 as she failed to pay her tax duties to the government from her earnings of about $1.8 million.

She owed to pay  $1.8 million to the government out of which she paid only $50k and is remaining to pay 554k. In 2013, she was sentenced to the jell for not paying the tax evasion for about 3 months.

Facts of Biography & Facts of Lauryn Hill’s son John Nesta Marley

Full NameJohn Nesta Marley
Date Of Birth2003
Age 0 years 0 months
Horoscope Cancer
Place Of BirthKingston, Jamaica, the United States of America
ParentsRohan Marley and Lauryn Hill

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