Reggae star Buju Banton faces sentencing in Fla.

FILE - In this Oct. 13, 2003 file photo, Jamaican reggae star Buju Banton poses at the Source Hip-Hop Music Awards in Miami. The Drug Enforcement Administration on Sunday, Dec. 13, 2009 said that Banton was arrested on a charge of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute more than five kilograms of cocaine. (AP Photo/Yesikka Vivancos, File) (AP)

June 23, 2011 7:23:20 AM PDT
Family members, fans and supporters have pleaded for leniency for Grammy-winning reggae singer Buju Banton, who likely will be sentenced to prison Thursday for conspiring to set up a cocaine deal.