Joshua Omaru Marley; Details About Lauryn Hill and Rohan Marley’s Son

August 6, 2023   | August 10, 2023  | 

    Joshua Omaru Marley is an emerging musical artist mostly recognized as the son of an American singer-songwriter Lauryn Hill. The mother-son duo even performed Mr. International at Strength of woman fest 2023 in Atlanta and Joshua got quite a good response from the audiences. No doubt that Joshua has inherited the musical gene of his mom and his grandfather, the legendary Bob Marley.

    Go through the article to know everything about Joshua’s musical career and his personal life.

    Key Takeaways

    • Joshua Omaru Marley is an emerging rapper. He recently performed a song Mr. International together with his Grammy award-winning mom Lauryn.
    • He is a father of a son but the identity of his baby mama hasn’t been disclosed yet.
    • Joshua dearly adores his only son and often shares his picture on his Instagram.
    • Lately, Lauryn’s son is busy with international musical tours. He was in Europe some days back.

    Joshua Omaru Marley’s Birth Details 

    While some online tabloids claim his birth to be on 26 January 2002, Joshua was actually born on December 5, 2001, in the United States of America. Back on Dec 5, 2020, his famous mom wished him a happy birthday through her Instagram writing a lengthy caption. Sharing his pictures from his childhood to adult, the singer and songwriter wrote,

    Happy Birthday to my beautiful boy Josh!!
    Seeing you grow into a man has been a considerable experience. I’m filled with excitement and also a deep sense of protectiveness for you.

    In the caption, the rapper also disclosed that her son Joshua is full of humility and expressed her deep love for her third-born child.

    Joshua Omaru Has A Bunch Of Siblings

    Among his parents’ five children, Joshua is the third-born child. He has two older siblings, a brother Zion David Marley and a sister Selah Louise Marley. Further, his younger brother is John Nesta Marley and his sister is Sarah Marley.

    Joshua's siblings and parents.
    Joshua with his parents and siblings

    From his mother Hill’s another relationship, Marley has a half-brother Micah Hill. In the same way, the celebrity child is a brother to his three half-siblings Eden, Nico Rohan, and Mario Fialho Marley from his dad’s other relationship.

    Joshua’s Father Rohan Marley Is The Son Of Bob Marley

    His father Rohan was born to the iconic musician of the era Bob Marley and his girlfriend Janet Hunt on 19 May 1972. Growing up, Rohan made a name for himself being a professional football player.

    He used to play for the University of Miami football team as a linebacker. At present, Rohan is an entrepreneur and owns a company named House of Marley.

    Rohan Said Joshua Isn’t Recognized As His Son

    Back in 2020, Rohan participated in his father Bob’s 75th birthday celebration alongside his sibling and his children. In the event, pointing towards Joshua, his dad, the former football player stated that people rarely recognized Joshua as his son. He said,

    “This is Lauryn’s boy, He’s my son but they always say, ‘Oh! Lauryn Hill’s son and Bob Marley’s grandson.’”

    Joshua Performed A Song ‘Mr.International‘ Together With His Mom Lauryn

    Bob Marley’s grandson, Joshua is now a professional rapper. He shared a stage together with his mom Lauryn at Strength of a Woman 2023. He performed one of his mom’s classic songs Mr. International and grabbed the wide media attention with his musical talent.

    Joshua is an emerging rapper
    Joshua performing on the stage. Source: Instagram

    A few days before performing with his mother, the budding talent uploaded his singing videos on his Instagram captioning, “First time in Europe”, which means he has now started going on a musical tour as well.

    Needless to say, Joshua started his musical career under the guidance of his popular momma. Back in 2020, while attending his late grandpa’s 75th birthday celebration, he opened up about his new music which he was working on at the time and stated that his momma had given positive feedback to his song adding “There’s always room for improvement.”

    Matter of fact, he also worked as a model for a clothing line together with his brother.

    Joshua Omaru Marley Is A Father Of A Child

    On July 16, 2021, Joshua welcomed his first child Caleb Messiah Marley. Showing his baby boy’s face for the first time, the proud dad captioned his son’s picture on Instagram by writing, “Lookin just like your dad.”

    The cutest baby Caleb often gets featured on his dad and granddad’s Instagram. Back on January 24, Caleb’s grandfather shared his picture together with his dad and wrote,

    The Things We instill in Our Children ..‼️
    Son of Rohan , Joshua & His Son Caleb ..🧬

    Joshua is a father
    Joshua with his son. Source: Instagram

    Junior Joshua is currently 2 years old and growing up more adorable.

    Who Is Joshua’s Baby Mama? 

    Well, at this moment, the identity of his son’s mother is yet to be figured out. His social doesn’t give any clue about her. However, going through some online sources, the emerging rapper shared a picture of his baby’s mama when he was a new father.

    Joshua with his baby and baby mama
    Joshua with his baby and baby mama

    However, the pictures have been deleted now. Based on this, it can be assumed that Joshua is no longer romantically involved with the woman with whom he had his first child. But, it’s for sure they together co-parent their only child.

    His Current Relationship Status

    Marley is most likely to be single at present. He has hardly shared anything about his love life on his social media handles.  At present, he seems to be enjoying fatherhood and his budding musical career.

    His Instagram

    He is quite active on Instagram with 51.5k followers. On his Insta page, he has mostly shared his moments together with his son. He also gives updates about his musical journey on it.

    Joshua Omaru Marley’s Net Worth

    As a budding rapper, Marley must have earned a decent amount of money and his net worth is $800k in 2023. Meanwhile, his popular mom Lauryn owns a fortune of $9 million and his father is richer with a wealth of $20 million.

    Quick Facts
    Full Name Joshua Omaru Marley
    Popular Name Joshua
    Birth Place United States
    Birthday December 5, 2001
    Age 22 years
    Zodiac Sagittarius
    Nationality American and Jamaican
    Ethnicity Mixed
    Father Rohan Marley
    Mother Lauryn Hill
    Siblings 4 siblings and 4 half-siblings
    Profession Rapper
    Net Worth $800k
    Height 6 feet
    Eye Color Black
    Hair Color Black
    Sexuality Straight
    Marital Status Unmarried
    Relationship Status Possibly single
    Children Caleb Messiah Marley