[Sharingbuttons]Dancehall icon King Beenie Man has hit back at claims that he hasn’t done much to facilitate the growth of other artistes during his career.
“Dem seh Beenie Man nuh buss nuh artiste, but Beenie Man buss Beenie Man. Ain’t I an artiste? I buss myself,” Beenie Man said during his recent performance at the Live at The Devon concert series in Kingston…Loop Reports.
“Dem seh Beenie Man nuh buss nuh artiste, but Beenie Man buss Beenie Man. Ain’t I an artiste? I buss myself,” he said
Beenie also said that, “without Beenie Man you wouldn’t have a Bounty Killer suh Beenie Man buss Bounty Killer too don’t it, and Bounty Killer buss Beenie Man too, don’t it?”
Beenie Man also takes credit for being an instrumental par tof Bling Dawg’s career pointing to the collab they did “I’m a bad man and I don’t give a damn.” This is he said gave highlighted a virtual unknown Bling Dwag at the time.
Beenie Man also pointed to his 1996 hit collab with Determine “Kette Drum.”
“I nuh bus artiste fi manage artiste, mi bus artiste fi send him out deh pon him own. Suh mi carry you guh a sea, yuh learn fi duh yuh own thing and den yuh hook yuh own band. Yuh don’t come lean pon I. Mines is fi me and my family.” said Beenie Man