Sublime is an American Reggae fushion band that was formed in Long Beach, California in 1986, by lifelong friends, Eric Wilson and Bug Gaugh with high school classmate Brad Nowell. They had a trademark blend of reggae, punk, surf rock and hip hop. Sublime disbanded in 1996 when Nowell died of a heroin overdose. In 2009 they reunited with new lead singer Rome Ramirez, performing under the name Sublime with Rome. Their albums include 40oz. to Freedom, Robbin' the Hood, and Sublime. Popular songs include Date Rape, What I Got, Santeria, Wrong Way, Doin' Time.