buju banton (12)

6525882255?profile=RESIZE_584xLast week, Buju Banton released Upside Down 2020 – the first album from the Grammy-winning reggae icon in a decade. To celebrate the long-awaited record, we asked Banton to share his favourite tracks in honour of International Reggae Day today, with a stellar playlist featuring everyone from Bob Marley to Burning Spear. To discover even more great music, head over to GQ's Vero, where Banton has chosen five more reggae tracks exclusively for our channel. 

‘Cherry Pie’ by Buju Banton feat Pharrell

Read more…

4796997273?profile=RESIZE_584x

Dancehall legend Buju Banton sat down with Drew Byrd and Shacia Payne for the inaugural episode of their Shabbaaaaa Sound Radio show on Apple Music. During their conversation, Buju explained how the authenticity of his genre keeps it from grabbing the mainstream's attention.

"We don't want to tell the people a lie. We have to tell the people the truth, and that is reggae music," Buju said at the interview's 6:49 minute mark. "That's why we don't get the mainstream appeal and the mainstream behi

Read more…

Buju Banton Announces Title For New Album

4639902301?profile=RESIZE_584x

Reggae superstar Buju Banton revealed the name of his upcoming album title on Youtube. The Grammy winning artist announced Friday that his new album, which has yet to get a release date, will be titled "Upside Down 2020." The artist also went on to break down the meaning behind the album title

                       

Read more…

4117343264?profile=RESIZE_710xBuju Banton Talks New Album, Vybz Kartel still being able to run dancehall from jail, New wave of artists being Lazy, Trap Dancehall lacking authenticity and creativity ,Reggaeton Stealing From the Reggae/dancehall music and paying no respect, Afrobeats,Partnership with roc nation  + More

Read more…

4025677059?profile=RESIZE_710xBuju Banton has released a riddim compilation titled Steppaz Riddim. The riddim features music from dancehall veterans including Delly Ranx, Nitty Kutchie, General B, Tony Curtis and Ghost, as well as Agent Sasco and Vershon.

Banton can be heard on the title track, which was released in November.

The project is available on digital streaming platforms Amazon, Spotify and Apple music among others.

It was released by international label Roc Nation.

Read more…

Buju Banton's New Album Is Finished

3852626046?profile=RESIZE_710xWith just about a dozen studio albums and at least half a dozen more compilation albums under his belt, the last being Before The Dawn, released in 2010, many have been waiting, wondering what The Gargamel’s next body of work will be like, especially since his release from incarceration. Now, the wait is almost over.

Yes, Buju Banton, real name Mark Myrie, is set to release his latest album in just a couple months.

According to Banton’s co-manager, (producer and CEO of Penthouse Records) Donovan

Read more…

3810887144?profile=RESIZE_710xDJ Khaled and his We The Best imprint has collaborated with Bad Boys For Life to make a soundtrack to the movie. The film is set to release on Friday, January 17 in theaters.

Khaled serves as an executive producer The soundtrack features a track from Khaled's close friend and collabrator Reggae superstar  Buju Banton some of the hottest names in the music industry. from City Girls, Meek Mill, Jaden Smith, Rick Ross, Quavo, Bryson Tiller, Quavo, Rich The Kid and more

Will Smith and Martin Lawrenc

Read more…

3084197788?profile=RESIZE_710xSupreme has just officially unveiled teasers for its upcoming collaboration with Jamaican dancehall and reggae great Buju Banton.

As for the Supreme collab as reported by streetwear and fashion magazine hypebeast,  there’s no official word on a release date or specific's on their collaboration but the recent photo hints that this could be an artist photo tee as seen in previous versions with other musicians who’ve fronted Supreme realeses . Stay-tuned as we get more official product imagery and

Read more…