Bobby Shmurda's Trial Delayed Until May
Bobby Shmurda has been waiting on a trial for 419 days after being arrest all the way back on December 17, 2014. He has appealed his $2 million bail seven times since then, but the judge has denied him his bail each time.
Bobby Shmurda Denied Bail Once Again
Another one. Bobby Shmurda's friends and family have put together multiple bail packages in an attempt to get the rapper out of jail, and they've been denied one after another.
Bobby Shmurda's New Lawyer Is Looking Into Officers Who Arrested Him
Bobby Shmurda (real name Ackquille Pollard) is still awaiting trial for 2014 charges of conspiracy, weapons, and narcotics, appearing for a pre-trial hearing today. The rapper was joined by Rowdy Rebel (real name Chad Marshall), Santino Broderick, Alex Crandon, and Rashid Derrisant in court, and was represented by recently hired lawyer Alex Spiro.
Martin Shkreli Plans To Bail Bobby Shmurda Out Of Jail
As we reported last week, the man with the winning $2 million bid on Wu-Tang Clan's one-of-a-kind secret album Once Upon A Time in Shaolin is none other than pharmaceutical bad boy Martin Shkreli, a.k.a. the dude who raised the price of AIDS & cancer drug Daraprim from $13.50 to $750 per pill.
Judge Denies Bobby Shmurda's $2 Million Bond Offer
Yesterday (Dec. 2), it was reported that Bobby Shmurda might soon be coming home after spending almost a year in jail.
Bobby Shmurda Might Be Released From Prison Really Soon
Bobby Shmurda is slowly dipping off into irrelevancy thanks to an unfortunate prison lock-up, right around the time his career was sky-rocketing. Hopefully he'll be able to get back on track, possibly as soon as tomorrow.
Bobby Shmurda Clarifies Recent Bail Situation; Calls Into Hot 97
Bobby Shmurda may be still looking at a lengthy prison sentence after being denied bail for the second time earlier this month, but that’s not stopping his spirits from being high. On Friday, Hot 97’s Ebro Darden was able to get Bobby and his mother on the phone to clear up the rumors and allegations that’ve been going around about his recent bail situation.
Bobby Shmurda Denied Bail Yet Again, Trial Set For 2016
Looks like Bobby Shmurda is going to be in jail until 2016. His request for bail was denied yet again Monday, with his trial for drug conspiracy and weapons-possession charges getting postponed until February 22 of next year. The judge set his bail at $2 million.
Bobby Shmurda Pleads Not Guilty To Weapons Charges
Bobby Shmurda pled not guilty Thursday to felony and misdemeanor charges of promoting prison contraband, perjury, and criminal possession of a weapon, according to a report from the New York Times.
Bobby Shmurda's Girlfriend Pleads Guilty For Attempting To Smuggle "Sharpened Object" Into Prison
While we recently learned that Bobby Shmurda was re-arrested while in custody for possession of a "sharpened metal object," we were short on details of the charges. New information from the New York Daily News alleges that Shmurda was passed the potential weapon by Kimberly Rousseau, an 18-year-old woman said to be his girlfriend.
Bobby Shmurda Arrested For Receiving "Sharpened Metal Instrument"
Bobby Shmurda can't catch a break. According to the prosecution at Bobby Shmurda's court appearance Wednesday, the rapper was arrested on June 23 on 1st degree charges of "promoting prison contraband" after he received a "sharpened metal instrument" on July 21. The charge will not be addressed at the October 5 trial date.
Bobby Shmurda & Rowdy Rebel Trial Date Set
Bobby Shmurda has been appropriately quiet on the new music front since his lock-up. Being a relatively new rapper at the time he was pinched, it's understandable that he doesn't have hoards of unreleased music in the stash a la Gucci Mane. News on Shmurda's case has slowed down, although the other week his lawyer spoke out, claiming that they were trying to make an "example" out of the New York native.
Bobby Shmurda's Lawyer Says The Industry Is Making An Example Of Him
Kenneth Alexander, attorney to Bobby Shmurda, told Doggie Diamonds in a recent interview that Sony Music should take care of his client's $2 million bail. "They didn't want to come in and make a bail for this young man," he said. "They wanted to capitalize on the energy that he had, but they wanted no parts of getting him out."
Vine Killed The Radio Star: Examining The Platform's Creation Of Rap Phenoms
Say what you will about Vine, as long as you don’t say it’s a fad.
Bobby Shmurda Reportedly Involved In Bloods Vs. Crips Jailfight
Bobby Shmurda was reportedly involved in a gang-related jailfight in Otis Bantum Correctional Center in Queens on April 15. Shmurda!
Hey Mama: The Chillest Rapper Moms
Mother's Day is upon us.
Bobby Shmurda & Rowdy Rebel's Trial Set For June 25th
It's now been over four months since Bobby Shmurda, Rowdy Rebel and 11 other members of GS9 were arrested and charged with over 100 crimes, ranging from conspiracy to drug possession. Since that time, each member has been in Riker's Island on $2 million bail apiece, awaiting trial. Today, a date was finally set. Shmurda, Rebel and their associates will officially stand trial on June 25th.
Bobby Shmurda & Rowdy Rebel Call In To HOT 97 From Jail
Bobby Shmurda and Rowdy Rebel have been locked up since December of last year, and while we didn't heard anything from the two GS9 rappers for some time, they have been able to do a couple of interviews as of late.
Lloyd Banks Confirms "Cold Corner 3" Still In The Works, Speaks On "Hot Nigga" Beat
You might recall that two years ago, Lloyd Banks announced Cold Corner 3, and at the time, he said it could drop in two weeks time. Well, two weeks has definitely gone and went, and no sign of Cold Corner 3.
Top Tracks of the Week: February 17- February 24
Here it is, our weekly rundown of the best of our Top 20. Please keep in mind this list was culled from the top of our charts, so more popular artists are more likely to be represented. For a look at under-the-radar tracks, check out Underrated Audio. This week was taken over by Big Sean and the City of Atlanta. The top of our chart's features a number of tracks from the Detroit native and the spots he didn't take were filled with the old and new guard of Atlanta.