Additional branches surfaced by the s, and within two decades the movement had earned global attention thanks to the music of devoted Rastafarian Bob Marley. Although the deaths of Selassie in and Marley in took away its most influential figures, Rastafarianism endures through followings in the United States, England, Africa and the Caribbean. The roots of Rastafarianism can be traced to the 18th century, when Ethiopianism and other movements that emphasized an idealized Africa began to take hold among black slaves in the Americas. Jamaican preachers began promoting the ruling authority of Selassie over King George V Jamaica was then a colony of England and by the mids the Ethiopian emperor was regarded by followers as the living embodiment of God.
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