Prince Swanny

PHOTO: JERMAINE CRUICKSHANK

Prince Swanny possesses an irrepressible energy. Born Taryll Swann, the outspoken 21-year-old dancehall act leads an emerging pack of alternative music acts on the island. Swanny’s street-savvy lyrics delve into issues of gun violence, poverty and the daily struggles in the ghetto.

And the five million plus views his music videos have amassed on social media shows his messages are resonating with youths across the region.

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