Reports that Buju Banton has been freed and deported to Jamaica have sent the internet into a world-wind.
Hype Life Magazine, however, has gathered that Buju, whose real name is Mark Myrie, is still behind bars at the McRae Correctional Institution in the state of Georgia and is listed for release on January 3, 2019.
Buju Banton was arrested at his Florida home by US Marshalls in connection with drug trafficking in 2009. He was found guilty after two trials in a Tampa Court.
The “Driver A” deejay who is of the belief that he was entrapped by a US government informant; maintains his innocence.