“I still have all the albums,” Obama said while looking at a wall of records inside the house, according to a White House pool report.
It’s not the first time the president has made his love for Marley known. During the 2012 campaign, Obama told MTV that he is a big fan of the late reggae artist and cultural stoner icon.
“I remember in college listening, and not agreeing with his whole philosophy necessarily, but raising my awareness how people outside of our country were thinking about the struggle for jobs and dignity and freedom,” he said at the time.
Obama has said in the past that he regularly smoked marijuana as a high schooler in Hawaii, in a group that called itself the “Choom Gang.”