With only 146 days left in his 10 years prison sentence Buju Banton will hope that he never have to spend another birthday in Jail after spending the last 8 locked up. on December 8, 2018, reggae and dancehall superstar Buju Banton will return home after almost a decade behind bars. Buju Banton now 45 years old and was born on July 15, 1973.
“I just want to wish him all the best on his day and just to let him know how much we miss him and his music, and that we are looking forward to him coming home and all that new music that I’m sure he has stored up for the world. Once you are out I also look forward to that continued success in your career, “ Germain said of his protégé. while talking to a member of The Jamaica Observer.
Buju Banton was the first recording artist to break Bob Marley’s record for the most #1 singles in Jamaican music history. His last full length release, the 2010 project ‘Before the Dawn,’ won the Grammy Award for Best Reggae Album. His last live show, a sold-out performance at Miami’s Bayfront Park featuring guest appearances by Stephen and Damian Marley, Sean Paul and DJ Khaled (to name a few), has become the stuff of legend. Buju is looking forward to returning to his family and re-connecting with his fans as well as getting back into the recording studio.
Buju’s management team has a lot of exciting things in the works, including a series of live performances, the revitalization of Gargamel Music, and an official merchandise. With today’s launch of his official website, BujuBanton.com, Buju’s fans will have an online destination for official updates on all things Buju Banton: Social Media, Music, Video, Merchandise, News Updates, and Information about his upcoming live dates. The home page features a six month countdown, which will help fans count the days until #BujuReturns.