Jason Hershey (born 1978 in Spokane, Washington), better known as O-Shen, is a reggae musician, raised in Papua New Guinea. O-Shen resides in Hawai'i but still goes to PNG. He raps and sings most of his songs in Tok Pisin.
O-Shen although born in Spokane, Washington was raised on the island of Papua New Guinea from a very young age. His family later moved back to the United States when he was 15.
He has had collaborations with Jamaican artists like Elephant Man, Third World, Black and Uhuru. His single, Throw Away the Gun, from his album, Rascal in Paradise, was featured in the 2004 film, 50 First Dates, starring Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore.
Won 2001 Na Hoku Hanohano Award for Reggae Album of the Year
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