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Chris Blackwell is the real most interesting man in the world

Well that guy could pretty much be modeled on Chris Blackwell. Most famously he’s the record producer who introduced the world to Bob Marley. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, which inducted Blackwell in 2001, described Blackwell as “the single person most responsible for turning the world on to reggae

Cat Stevens. I grew up listening to his music, and not just because we had the same last name. :o)


Previous pinner: "you're on fire." "i'm aware of that." "how?" "i have the same kind of power that you do, Alaia." "my name is Sarah." "they removed that from your memory too??"


Island life: Chris Blackwell's Jamaican hideaway

He made stars out of Bob Marley and Grace Jones, and is behind the barefoot Jamaican hotels where the jet set come to tune out. Now Chris Blackwell has opened the gates of his private estate