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Buju Banton Net Worth

Buju Banton Net Worth is
$4 Million



Buju Banton Biography

$2 Million: Tag Anthony Myrie, most widely known seeing that Buju Banton, was created the youngest of 15 children on July 15, 1973 in the Kingston, Jamaica slum of Salt Lane. He began deejaying and ‘toasting’ (speaking over music tracks) at age group 13, and began documenting music soon after. One of is own biggest singles nearly derailed his profession: ‘Boom Bye Bye’ advocated violence against gays, leading to rabid protests against the performer, and forcing promoters all over the world to cancel his concerts.Nineteen ninety-two became watershed 12 months in more methods than one. Banton broke Bob Marley’s record for the most No. 1 singles in one year, by using his debut album, Mr. Mention.


Known for movies



Quick Facts

Full NameBuju Banton
Net Worth$ 4 Million
Date Of BirthJuly 15, 1973
ProfessionActor, Music artist, Singer, Boom Bye Bye, Wanna Be Loved, Untold Stories
NationalityJamaican
ChildrenShadai Myrie, Jodian Myrie, Jahazeil Myrie, Mark Myrie, Jahleel Myrie, Boom Bye Bye, Wanna Be Loved, Untold Stories
ParentsMerlene, Benjamin Myrie, Boom Bye Bye, Wanna Be Loved, Untold Stories
SiblingsAdena Myrie
Google+http://plus.google.com/102258520532279922557
AwardsGrammy Award for Best Reggae Album
MoviesDancehall Bashment, Fully Loaded Jamaica, Reggae Nation: Island Movement, Fully Loaded Dancehall, Reggae Vintage Sound, Dancehall Delinquents, Sting 2002, Darker Side of Black, Buju Banton: Island Life: Live, Champions in Action 2006: Vol. 1, Reggae Showdown: Giants of Sting, Mr. Bogle: Mr. Wacky Memorial, Champions in Action 2005: Vol. 1, Jam Jam 2006: Part 2


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Arrested in December 2009 at his Miama-area home for drug conspiracy and gun charges.
2His 2010 album "Before the Dawn" won the Grammy award for best reggae album on February 13, 2011.
3"Buju" in Jamaican slang is a common nickname for chubby children; it means breadfruit. "Banton" is Jamaican slang referring to someone with a superior attitude.


Filmography

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
One Hit Wonderland2014TV Series documentary performer - 1 episode
Los Bandoleros2009Video short performer: "Bad Man" / writer: "Bad Man" - as Mark Anthony Myrie
Grand Theft Auto IV2008Video Game performer: "Driver A" / writer: "Driver A" - as B. Banton
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas2004Video Game performer: "Batty Rider"
Life and Debt2001Documentary "Destiny" / performer: "Circumstances", "Destiny" / writer: "Circumstances", "Destiny"
Twice Upon a Yesterday1998performer: "Wanna be loved"
The Reggae Movie1995Documentary "Someone Better" / performer: "Someone Better"
Who's the Man?1993performer: "Hotness"

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Life and Debt2001Documentary special thanks

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
OnePeople: The Celebration2012DocumentaryRecording Artist
The 16th Annual Caribbean Festival2009Himself
ICC Cricket World Cup 2007 Opening Ceremonies2007TV MovieHimself
Def Poetry2003TV Series documentaryHimself
Reggae: The Story of Jamaican Music2002TV Series documentaryHimself
Later... With Jools Holland1995-2001TV SeriesHimself
Life and Debt2001DocumentaryHimself - Singer
Reggae Sumfest '951995TV SeriesHimself
The Reggae Movie1995DocumentaryHimself
The Word1992TV SeriesHimself
Source
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