Bob Marley, seen here performing in Paris in 1980, died years before Legend was released. It has since sold millions of copies — and this week, it hit No. 5 on the Billboard chart. Guidot Lou/Dalle /Landov hide caption itoggle caption Guidot Lou/Dalle /Landov The Two-Way Bob Marley's 'Legend' Album Finally Cracks Billboard Top 10 September 14, 2014 While the 30-year-old album has sold millions of copies over the years, it only reached No. 54 when it was released. The new spike comes courtesy of a steep price cut.