Belizean rapper and politician

Moses Michael Levi Barrow[2] (born Jamal Michael Barrow; November 8, 1978),[3] better known by his stage name Shyne, is a Belizean rapper and politician. He is perhaps best known for his 2000 singles "Bad Boyz" and "Bonnie & Shyne". In 2020, he was elected a member of the House of Representatives. In 2022, he became a member of the Leader of the Opposition.

Shyne in 2021
Leader of the Opposition
Assumed office
February 1, 2022
Prime MinisterJohnny Briceño
Preceded byPatrick Faber
In office
June 25, 2021 – September 16, 2021
Prime MinisterJohnny Briceño
Preceded byPatrick Faber
Succeeded byPatrick Faber
Member of the
Belize House of Representatives
for Mesopotamia
Assumed office
November 11, 2020
Preceded byMichael Finnegan
Personal details
Political partyUnited Democratic Party
Musical career
Birth nameJamal Michael Barrow
Born (1978-11-08) November 8, 1978 (age 45)
Belize City, Belize[1]
OriginNew York City, U.S.
GenresHip hop
Years active1996–present

References change

  1. "Feature > XXL Mag". XXL Mag.
  2. "Orthodox rapper Shyne wooing Kanye, Jay-Z"; retrieved January 27, 2011.
  3. "Shyne Speaks Since Release 2009 at 5:53". Shyne, November 3, 2009. Archived from the original on 2021-12-12. Retrieved November 15, 2009.