Skip Marley, the grandson of Reggae icon Bob Marley, son of Cedella Marley has been nominated for a 2017 BET Award.Skip scored his first international collaboration with American pop singer Katy Perry, to become the first Marley to earn a top five spot on the Billboard Hot 100 charts, when their collab Chained to the Rhythm debuted at number 3.
He has been nominated in the category International Viewer’s Choice.
The BET Awards will be held at Los Angeles’ Microsoft Theater on June 25. Bruno Mars, Chris Brown Lil Wayne, Future, Migos andTrey Songz are among those scheduled to hit the stage.
The 2017 BET Awards will air live on BET on Tuesday, June 27.