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Buju Banton, Drugs, Entertainment, Music, Reggae -

TAMPA, Florida (AP) — A federal judge has denied reggae singer Buju Banton's request for a new trial, saying there's no need because of a previous appeals court ruling...

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Crash, Dead, Death, Entertainment, Motorcycle, Music, Ranking Trevor, Reggae -

KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — Ranking Trevor, a pioneer of rap reggae during the 1970s, has died in a traffic accident in Jamaica. He was 60...

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Entertainment, Hip Hop, Music, Reggae, Snoop Dogg, Snoop Lion -

NEW YORK (AP) - Snoop Dogg says he was 'born again' during a visit to Jamaica in January...

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Ariel Rechtshaid, Bob Marley, Diplo, Entertainment, La La La, Major Lazer, Music, Reggae, Reincarnated, Snoop Dogg, Snoop Lion, The Jungle, Toronto Caribana Festival -

theGRIO REPORT - Snoop Dogg is transforming his image at the ripe age of 40. The rapper/actor will is taking on the new persona of 'Snoop Lion'...

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Bob Marley, Caribbean, Entertainment, Jamaica, Music, Parasite, Paul Sikkel, Reggae -

KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) - A tiny blood-sucking parasite that infests fish on Caribbean coral reefs has been named after Jamaican reggae icon Bob Marley...

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