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“Buju Banton Is Innocent” The Untold Story

“Buju Banton Is Innocent” The Untold Story

As Buju Banton prepares to appeal his controversial conviction last year, a Florida journalist, Chris Sweeney, inked a lengthy article for the Miami New Times detailing the circumstances leading up to the conviction. According to Sweeney, Buju Banton was entrapped into an illicit drug deal by paid government informant and […]

by February 11, 2012 16 comments Feature, News, Top Stories
Damian Marley and Buju Banton Big Winners At Stone Love Awards

Damian Marley and Buju Banton Big Winners At Stone Love Awards

Stone Love held their annual awards ceremony at last week’s Weddy Weddy Wednesday, giving out several awards to members of the Jamaican music industry. Stone Love’s founder, Winston ‘Wee Pow’ Powell, says he believes that the awards greatly enhance the careers of the recipients and cement their careers as professional […]

by February 7, 2012 0 comments News, Top Stories
Record Producer Winston Riley Dead

Record Producer Winston Riley Dead

Veteran Jamaican record producer/songwriter Winston Riley is dead. Sources close to Riley confirmed with Urban islandz that he died in hospital yesterday after battling injuries received from a gunshot wound last year. Riley, who has been in a coma since November of 2011, was plagued by a series of attacks […]

by January 21, 2012 0 comments News
Government Error Could Give Buju Banton Big Break In Case

Government Error Could Give Buju Banton Big Break In Case

Incarcerated reggae superstar, Buju Banton maybe able to get a big break in his case following his Lawyers appeal in Georgia Appeal Court earlier this month. According to new reports, Banton could walk free from his 10-year sentence on drug-related charges after his attorneys discovered that the U.S. government may […]

by December 21, 2011 24 comments Feature, News, Top Stories
Buju Banton Lawyers File Appeal

Buju Banton Lawyers File Appeal

Lawyers representing incarcerate reggae star Buju Banton delivered on their promise to file an appeal on behalf of the singer. Lead attorney David Markus today filed an appeal to have Banton’s conviction reversed in the United States Court of Appeal for the Eleventh Circuit in Georgia. The attorneys — David […]

by December 16, 2011 1 comment Feature, News, Top Stories
Buju Banton Grateful To Be House In Miami

Buju Banton Grateful To Be House In Miami

Incarcerated reggae superstar Buju Banton has expressed gratitude for the efforts of the Jamaican Consulate, fans and well-wishers that resulted in his relocation. In a statement through his legal team, Buju Banton said he is happy to be back in Florida. United States Federal Judge James Moody approved the moved […]

by December 14, 2011 3 comments Feature, News, Top Stories
New Music: Buju Banton – Set Up The Mic

New Music: Buju Banton – Set Up The Mic

Buju Banton release his first track since his incarceration titled “Set Up The Mic.” The Mr. G-produced single was recorded three years ago on the Rapid Burst Riddim on Young Bloods Records label. Mr. G said the track started out as an on-the-spot freestyle while Buju Banton waited for the […]

by December 10, 2011 0 comments Music, News, Top Stories
Buju Banton Being Moved To A Miami Prison

Buju Banton Being Moved To A Miami Prison

Incarcerated reggae star Buju Banton is en-route to a Miami prison following some hard work by his attorney David Markus to have him moved back from Texas. Banton, whose real name is Mark Myrie, initially wanted to serve his 10-year sentence in Florida, but was sent to Texas by Federal […]

by November 30, 2011 7 comments Feature, News, Top Stories
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