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Buju Banton Sentence To 10 Years In Prison

Buju Banton Sentence To 10 Years In Prison

Embattled reggae star Buju Banton was sentence to 10 years behind bars on Thursday (June 23) by Federal Judge Jim Moody in the Sam M Gibbons Federal court in Tampa Florida. Scores of Buju Banton’s close friends and family turned up for the artist’s final court date this morning. Many […]

by June 23, 2011 0 comments Feature, News, Top Stories
Buju Banton Sentencing Tomorrow, May Can’t Release New Music

Buju Banton Sentencing Tomorrow, May Can’t Release New Music

Embattled reggae star Buju Banton will know tomorrow (June 23rd) how long he will be locked away in prison when he face Judge Jim Moody in the Sam M Gibbons Federal Court in Tampa, Florida. Banton, whose real name is Mark Myrie, was convicted in February of this year on […]

by June 22, 2011 0 comments Feature, News
T-Pain Sued Over Cancelled Guyana Concert

T-Pain Sued Over Cancelled Guyana Concert

T-Pain’s Nappy Boy Touring and Chase Entertainment management/promotion company were hit with a $5 million lawsuit Monday for canceling a concert in Guyana after he allegedly received death threats. According to reports, promoter Hits and Jams Entertainment claims the producer-rapper caused damages when he pulled out of their Feb. 23 […]

by June 20, 2011 0 comments News
Buju Banton Sentencing Push Back To June 23rd

Buju Banton Sentencing Push Back To June 23rd

Embattled reggae superstar Buju Banton sentencing was pushed back to June 23rd by a US Federal Judge in Tampa Florida yesterday. Banton, born Mark Myrie, was originally schedule for sentencing on June 16, until Federal District Judge James Moody reschedule the artists sentencing trial without any explanation given. A 12 […]

by March 17, 2011 0 comments Feature, News, Top Stories
Jamaican Reporter Arrested For Theft While Covering Buju Banton Trial

Jamaican Reporter Arrested For Theft While Covering Buju Banton Trial

. .. A Jamaican journalist who was covering the highly publicised Buju Banton trial may be out of a job when she returned to the island from Florida. Television Jamaica reporter Latoya Spence was arrested in Tampa Florida last week for alleged petty theft. The reporter was in Tampa covering […]

by February 28, 2011 0 comments News
Breaking: Buju Banton Found Guilty

Breaking: Buju Banton Found Guilty

. width: 250 height: 270″>. Embattled Reggae star Buju Banton was today found guilty in a drug trial that span over a year. After two days of deliberation, the 12 member panel of jurors found the Grammy winning reggae star guilty on three of the four charges in the Sam […]

by February 22, 2011 0 comments Feature, News
Jury Resume Deliberation Today In Buju Banton Trial

Jury Resume Deliberation Today In Buju Banton Trial

. width: 270 height: 250″>. Jury will resume their lengthy deliberation in the highly publicised Buju Banton trial in Tampa Florida today. The jury which retire last week Friday to determine if the Grammy winning reggae star is guilty or not, may or may not come to a unanimous verdict […]

by February 22, 2011 0 comments Feature
Buju Banton: “I made US$400,000 from tours”

Buju Banton: “I made US$400,000 from tours”

. width: 270 height: 250″>. Both defence and prosecution today gave their closing statements in the highly publicised Buju Banton drug trial. Banton lawyer, David Markus, plead with the jury to return a not guilty verdict as the case against his client is weak and absurd. On the other hand, […]

by February 17, 2011 0 comments Feature