Governor Bryan Statement on Passing of Reggae Icon Vaughn Benjamin

US VIRGIN ISLANDS — Governor Albert Bryan Jr, released the following statement on the passing of renowned reggae musician Vaughn Benjamin Tuesday:

“The world has lost a legend and our Virgin Islands, a talented son of the soil. Vaughn was much more than a reggae icon. He was a teacher and an inspiration to many of us. Our condolences go out to his family, friends, and his many fans.”