JAMAICA. — Buju Banton highly anticipated new album “Before The Dawn” drops in stores today so go get your copy.
The album became available for pre-order two weeks ago and today the physical copy is available in music stores and online. ‘Before The Dawn’ is a 10 track album that could be one of Buju biggest selling album given the wide publicity surrounding his trial in Florida.
Before The Dawn will drop in North America and Japan today. The release date for the UK and France has been set for October 4, however, it will be available in the rest of Europe a few days earlier from October 1.
According to Gargamel Studio Inc, ” The album was Recorded at Banton’s own Gargamel Music studio in Kingston, Jamaica, BeforeThe Dawn literally pierces the soul with traditional roots on the track “Do Good,”classic rock on the tune “No Smoking At All,” and heartfelt reggae on the especially potent “Battered & Bruised.” The album’s unofficial anthem, “Innocent”strikes a highly personal chord that will resonate deeply with longtime fans.”
“Physical copies of the album contain a special note written from inside the Pinellas County Jail in Clearwater, Florida, where Buju Banton has been patiently awaiting trial for the past nine months. He will finally have his day in court when the trial, which has been riddled with delays, kicks off on Monday, September 20, in Tampa, Florida,” the release also state.”
Urbanislandz.com will post a review of the album soon.