Buju Confirms the Passing of His Son


Dancehall veteran Buju Banton has confirmed the unfortunate passing of his son, Miles Myrie.

As reported earlier this week, Jahazeil Myrie shared via his Instagram stories that his brother has passed.

In the Instagram post shared by the “Til Shiloh” singer, a photo of a smiling Miles is shared with the caption “Sip papa God knows”.

Several artistes sent their prayers and condolences to Buju and his family.

Fellow reggae star Gramps Morgan commented on Banton’s post, “MIGHTY MY HEART IS WITH YOU BREDDA PRAYERS WITH YOU THE MOM AND FAMILY STAY ATRONG MI BREDDA!!” American producer DJ Khalid shared a photo of Buju and his son with the caption, “Sending my love and prayers to @bujubanton and his whole family 🤲🏽 Miles Myrie bless up”.

Other artistes such as Spragga Benz, Nadine Sutherland, Bounty Killer, Tu Lox, Lila Ike, Beres Hammond, Sean Paul and politician Mark Golding, shared their support in the comment section.

The cause of death was not announced.

The Zee sends its condolences to Buju and his family.