Reggae singer Buju Banton will appear in court on Tuesday, October 30, for his sentencing hearing.

Banton, whose real name is Mark Myrie, is serving a 10-year sentence in Florida for drug trafficking.

According to the Associated Press, The Grammy winning singer’s attorney filed a motion last week requesting that the judge reconsider his sentence.

STORY: Jurors Thinks Buju Banton Is Innocent

The motion includes a letter from Banton’s previous attorney David Markus to Federal Judge James Moody.

Markus says Banton is a first time offender with a non violent past and a history of charitable work, which makes him eligible for a reduced sentence.

Buju Banton is facing an additional five years for a gun charge.

  • Jah B Afrochief Nyandoro

    Leniency please Judge.

  • Munashe Gada

    sory mdara

    • Amos Mutingwende


  • James Maxwell

    Free up the Gargamel.

  • Jesus Erick

    No one is above the law…he’s deserves 10 years as the law says..

  • Dwayne Phillips

    Free Buju