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Kodak Black’s Handwritten Request For Early Release Denied

Kodak Black, scheduled to be released in November of 2022, reached out to federal prosecutors himself in an attempt to reduce his prison sentence. The

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Kodak Black Returns With “Bill Israel” While In Prison

Atlantic recording artist Kodak Black is back with “Bill Israel” while being incarcerated on gun charges. The new 11-track album includes appearances by Gucci Mane,


Fivio Foreign Denies Beating His Pregnant Girldfriend

Fivio Foreign has addressed claims surrounding his recent arrest for simple assault. The Brooklyn rapper has issued a statement that he was physically abusive towards


R. Kelly’s Appeal For Bail Denied By Judge… Again

R. Kelly has had his latest request for bail denied by a judge, making it number seven. The R&B singer’s lawyers tried to appeal to


Kodak Black Transferred To Another Facility After Suing The Federal Bureau Of Prisons

Kodak Black, born Bill K. Kapri, has been transferred to a high-security federal prison in Illinois. According to his lawyer Bradford Cohen, the transfer comes


Fivio Foreign Charged With Beating Up His Pregnant Girlfriend

More details surrounding the arrest of Fivio Foreign, born Maxie Lee Ryles III, have emerged online. Yo! Raps has learned that the Brooklyn rapper is


YNW Melly Says He’s Coming Home Soon

Rapper YNW Melly posted an update to his fans via Instagram and says that he will be released from prison soon. Jus got a call


Young Chop Arrested In Georgia… Again

Young Chop is reportedly behind bars once again. According to Gwinnett County Jail records, The Drill Music pioneer was jailed for a probation violation on


Kodak Black Announces “Kill Bill” Album From Prison

Imprisoned rapper Kodak Black has officially announced a new album titled “Kill Bill”. The Florida-born artist shared the information to his millions of fans on


Playboi Carti Arrested On Drug & Weapons Charges

On Thursday (April 2), Playboi Carti was reportedly arrested in Clayton County, Georgia. According to the Atlanta Journal Constitution, authorities pulled over the rapper’s Lamborghini