COVID-19: Because of processes designed to ensure the safety of our employees, you may experience a delay in the shipping of your order. Thank you for your patience and understanding. We are grateful for your business and hope you are staying safe and healthy!

Buju Banton

Email alerts for products
by Buju Banton

Biography

Mark Anthony Myrie, 15 July 1973, Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies. Banton was raised in Denham Town and began to learn the craft of the DJ at the age of 13 with the Rambo Mango and Sweet Love sound systems. The name Buju, meaning breadfruit, was given to him by his mother when he was a baby because of his chubbiness. DJ Clement Irie introduced him to Robert Ffrench, who produced his 1986 debut single ‘The Ruler’. In 1987, he worked with Red Dragon, Bunny Lee and Winston Riley, the... Read more

Genres

Tags
reggae
dancehall
ragga
roots reggae
jamaica
Powered by AudioScrobbler

Links