Buju Banton is nearing the end of his drug trafficking 10 years sentence and the artist is in good spirits.

Publicist of the ‘Wanna Be Loved’ reggae artist assured that, “Buju is in good spirits and is counting down the days, as we all are.” Buju’s release date is December 8 and his fans are more than eager for him to return to the stage. Buju’s first appearance after his release, which will be held in Jamaica, has already been scheduled and the date and venue will soon be announced. According to his publicist, Ronnie Tomlinson, “A concert is being arranged for Jamaica. It will be promoted by his team in cooperation with other entities.”

The soulful artist hasn’t just been counting the days as they pass by though, in the last few months Buju has been working hard although he is incarcerated. Buju even launched a clothing line while awaiting his release. The clothing line, ‘Everything BB,’ features t-shirt with his face and likeness on them.