Buju Banton

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Buju Banton was one of the most popular dancehall reggae artists of the ’90s. Debuting with a series of popular “slack” singles, which drew criticism for their graphic sexuality and homophobia, Banton converted to Rastafarianism and revolutionized dancehall by employing the live instrumentation and social consciousness of classic roots reggae. He first adopted the approach on his 1995 classic ‘Til Shiloh, which raised hopes among his fans that he would become dancehall’s great international ambassador, as Bob Marley had been for roots reggae. While that never quite materialized, Banton remained a high-profile star into the new millennium.

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Buju Banton Launches Clothing Line From Prison

Buju Banton Launches Clothing Line From Prison

Buju Banton is a year away from freedom but that is not stopping his hustle. The Grammy-winning reggae singer has launch his new clothing line “Everything BB” which will comprise […]

Buju Banton Daughter Political Bid Ended In Defeat

Buju Banton Daughter Political Bid Ended In Defeat

Buju Banton daughter run for political officer ended in defeat in Jamaica’s local government election this week. Jodian Myrie ran on a JLP ticket for counselor for the Hagley Park […]

Buju Banton Daughter Jodian Myrie Enters Politics

Buju Banton Daughter Jodian Myrie Enters Politics

Buju Banton often did songs hitting out against politicians but now his daughter Jodian Myrie has entered the political arena. She will be representing the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) for […]

Will President Obama Pardons Buju Banton ?

Will President Obama Pardons Buju Banton ?

President Obama may hold the key to Buju Banton freedom. A new petition was launched on the Whitehouse website is getting a lot of attention. It is widely believed that […]

Buju Banton Pens Message To His Fans “Stay Strong”

Buju Banton Pens Message To His Fans “Stay Strong”

Buju Banton pens a heartfelt letter to his fans telling them to stay strong despite all the negative things happening around them. The 43-year-old Grammy-winning reggae star is currently serving […]