Why Was Jah Cure Arrested? Prison and Jail Charges

Why Was Jah Cure Arrested? Prison and Jail Charges

Jamaican reggae musician Jah Cure was arrested and charged for stabbing a promoter in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Is he in Prison? Get to know all details below. 

Jah Cure is a Jamaican reggae musician who has gained a lot of fame over the past few years. He is well-known as the King of Lovers Rock and Roots Reggae.

He rose to fame when he realized his first single, “King in this Jungle,” in March 1997. The single was produced by Beres Hammond who was his one of the biggest mentor.

He then released a steady stream of singles that won him significant and public acclaim. Beres eventually took Cure under his tutelage and began mentoring him and producing his music in the studio.

Back in 1998, he was arrested and served an 8-year prison sentence for twice raping and robbing a woman at gunpoint. He became the first artist to record a hit song, “Illegally,” from Prison. 

Currently, he is in a media headline because he was reportedly arrested on October 2, 2021. After his arrest, many people are wondering what did he do and why was he arrested? 

Why Was Jah Cure Arrested? Prison And Jail Charges Explained

Jah Cure was arrested and charged for stabbing a promoter on Saturday, October 2, 2021, in Amsterdam, Netherlands.


As per reports, he allegedly attacked promoter “Papa” and stabbed him in the abdomen. ‘Papa,’ who confirmed the alleged attack, was now hospitalized after the incident. 

It is unknown what led to Jah Cure violently attacking the promoter, but Papa revealed he was stabbed during an argument with a reggae artiste Jah. Now, the matter has been reported to the police, and he has been officially charged.

Jah Cure’s Family Details

Jah Cure was born in Hanover Parish, Jamaica, and raised by his family in Kingston. He was given the name Jah Cure by Capleton, whom he met while growing up in Kingston. His real name is Siccature Alcock. 

As per his Wikipedia bio, he is happily married to her wife, Kamila Mcdonald.

His wife is a television host and producer. The couple tied a knot on August 7, 2011, in Sandy Bay Hanover. The pair has a daughter together named Kailani Belle.

How Much Does Jah Cure Earn? Know His Net Worth 

Jah Cure’s exact net worth is yet under review. 

However, many online sources have estimated his net worth somewhere between $1million-$5 million. One source writes that his net worth s estimated at $3 million in 2021. 

Similarly, the musician Jah Cure can be found on Instagram @jah6698. He has gained massive fan followers on several social media.