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Busy Signal returns to Jamaica following spell in US jail

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DANCEHALL DEEJAY Busy Signal returned to Jamaica on November 16 after serving two months in an American prison.

Busy Signal, real name is Glendale Gordon, had been sentenced to six months in prison after pleading guilty to absconding bail.

The Tick Tock hit-maker had received a six-month prison sentence but only served two months, as he had already spent four months in jail awaiting his trial.

The artist tweeted on his Twitter account: "Guess who is back! God is GOOD!"

Busy had been given 45 days to return to Jamaica upon his release. If he had remained in the US beyond that, he could have been arrested on drug charges.

In May, he was arrested at the Norman Manley International Airport in Jamaica on an extradition warrant from the US.

He declined to contest his extradition to the US from where he fled 10 years ago while facing drug charges and was extradited to the US on June 19 after his legal team argued that he could only be charged with absconding bail as was outlined in his extradition papers.

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