Bobby Shmurda To Sue NYPD For Wrongful Arrest
According to a recent report put out by the New York Daily News, Bobby Shmurda, real name Ackquille Pollard, was released from prison on bail.
Bobby Shmurda Endorses Hillary Clinton
While it appears that Bernie Sanders will be getting the majority of the hip hop vote, Hillary Clinton has been endorsed by such respected rappers Snoop Dogg, Eminem, and Pharrell. In a new interview with Vibe, Bobby Shmurda becomes the latest rapper to throw his political weight behind Miss Clinton.
Behind The Beat: Jahlil Beats
Jahlil Beats' partnership with Meek Mill proved to be the jumping board that launched a thrilling career that includes collaborations with the likes of Lil Wayne, Jay-Z, and 50 Cent. Despite all his success, Jahlil has remained humble, eager to develop his craft and determined to gain recognition as the most versatile producer in hip hop.
Bobby Shmurda Is Writing Movie Screenplays In Jail
Bobby Shmurda is making the most of his time locked up. In an interview with XXL, his mother, Leslie Pollard, revealed that he's been working on two screenplays, one about his life as a whole, and one about his experiences since he started rapping. "He writes a lot of music," said his mother.He’s also writing a script for a movie. He said he has two movie in his head that he’s working on now."
Bobby Shmurda Speaks Out On Injustices In His Case
Bobby Shmurda's continuous legal troubles appear to have no end in sight. It's really unfortunate if you think about it. His career has undoubtedly stalled due to the lock-up, we just hope he's able to recover the buzz he had before getting hauled off by the police.
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!