Buju Banton is a Jamaican dancehall, ragga, and reggae musician. Banton has recorded pop and dance songs, as well as songs dealing with sociopolitical topics. He released early dancehall singles in 1991, but came to prominence in 1992 with two albums, including Mr. Mention, which became the best-selling album in Jamaican history upon its release. Banton signed with major label Mercury Records and released Voice of Jamaica the following year. By the mid-1990s, Banton had converted to the Rastafari faith, and his music undertook a more spiritual tone. His 2010 album Before the Dawn won Best Reggae Album at the 53rd annual Grammy Awards.
Born: Jul 15, 1973 (age 42) · Kingston, Jamaica
Net worth: $2 million USD (2016)
Awards: Grammy Award for Best Reggae Album (2011)
Bounty Killer (born Rodney Price; 12 June 1972; Kingston, Jamaica) is a Jamaican reggae and dancehall deejay. Allmusic describes him as having been "one of the most aggressive dancehall stars of the '90s, a street-tough rude boy with an unrepentant flair for gun talk". He is the founder of a dancehall collective known as The Alliance with deejay Mavado.
Adidja Azim Palmer better known as Vybz Kartel, is a Jamaican reggae dancehall recording artist and entrepreneur. Some of his singles include "Clarks", "Ramping Shop", "Poor People Land", "Tell You Say", "Summertime", "Dancehall Hero" "Like Christmas" and Major Lazer collab "Pon De Floor".
Born: Jan 07, 1976 (age 40) · Kingston, Jamaica
Height: 6' 0" (1.83 m)
Net worth: $1 million USD (2016)
Education: Calabar High School
Nominations: Soul Train Music Award for Best Reggae Artist (2010)
Member of: Chrissy Mai & Vybz Kartel · Kano & Vybz Kartel