Before his imprisonment for federal drug charges, Buju Banton was one of GLAAD’s most frequent targets thanks to his classic dancehall hit, “Boom Bye Bye,” which features homophobic lyrics that seem to call for violence against homosexuals. GLAAD ...
Before he was locked up for drug charges, Buju delivered this beautiful anti-gun anthem, also called "Mr. Nine," on his 2003 album Friends for Life. "German Luger too hype, AK make nuff youth lose dem life," he sings.
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Jamaican reggae star Buju Banton asked a federal judge in Tampa, Florida, to reconsider his 10-year prison sentence he is serving on two drug charges. (Photo: REUTERS/Steve Nesius /Landov)
Controversial reggae legend Buju Banton started his career as a childhood deejay in Kingston, Jamaica.
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Jailed reggae superstar claims the evidence against him is inconclusive.
After getting busted by a DEA informant in 2009, reggae superstar Buju Banton was sentenced to 10 years fed time for conspiracy to possess and distribute cocaine in June.
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