Bounty Killer is elated that he’s lastly allowed again within the Cayman Islands after being banned 16 years in the past. On Thursday, the “No Doubt” artist shared that he’s acting at CayJam Fest 2022 for the primary time in 16 years.
A video from the Cayman airport shared by the artist noticed him saying his return to the island as he promised followers a efficiency to recollect starting on Friday night time. On Instagram, he shared a message of gratitude for being allowed within the nation.
“Time is all the time the grasp after 16yrs of being barred from getting into the Cayman Islands the time machine determined its that point once more Jah bussing all chains and bandages from di GADZILLA my greatness can by no means ever cease,” he wrote.
Within the video on the airport, the artist spoke about what followers can anticipate from his efficiency, as he additionally addressed the truth that he will likely be going through no less than two generations of youthful folks.
“I don’t attempt to carry out for Cayman or for Jamaica, or for Barbados,” Bounty was heard telling the small group. “I carry out for the followers. Whether or not I’m in Jamaica or I’m in Barbados or in Cayman Islands, it’s gonna be the identical factor. After which to be right here after 16 years, I do know what I’ve to reignite, remind dem what I does and what I brings. So this must be extraordinary, as a result of I’ve to remind the youthful ones who by no means know me and see me earlier than. So that is like working to swimsuit a subsequent era, as a result of I missed one era… So it’s a era hole. Sure, tomorrow actually gonna be thrilling for me. I don’t learn about nobaddy else. I’m again in my place.”
Bounty Killer was refused a piece allow to carry out on the island in 2006. On the time, the artist’s violent music lyrics have been cited as the explanation for him being denied entry to the island.
Bounty additionally had a prison file from a conviction for utilizing profanity in Trinidad stemming from an incident in 2004 which had been weighed within the determination taken by the Cayman immigration authority.
Within the meantime, a number of different artists celebrated Bounty Killer’s newest win. Within the remark part, Beenie Man, Shaggy, Cham, Chi Ching Ching, Munga Honourable, producer Bobby Konders and DJ Richie Stephens all shared clap emojis and messages of affirmation for the deejay’s breakthrough.