Back in May Wiz Khalifa landed himself in a Texas jail cell for marijuana possession, and used the opportunity to take a "jail selfie" which then went viral. The selfie got the police and Wiz in a bit of trouble, and an investigation was launched as to how Wiz managed to bring his phone into his jail cell.
Lil Reese recently stirred up some controversy when he posted a photo of a young child holding a gun on his Instagram account, as he FaceTimed with the kid (a screenshot can be viewed in the gallery above).
Apparently being a world famous R&B singer can't get you out of a traffic ticket. Omarion ended up with the worst case scenario from such an offense today, as he was arrested and taken into custody when an officer realized he'd missed a court appearance regarding a traffic ticket.
As there was no 100 person mob waiting for him outside of Greensboro Coliseum last night, Rick Ross actually showed up to perform at the venue's SuperJam 2014 concert, though his successful appearance didn't mean the night was a complete success.
A shooting has taken place in Denver, Colorado, this morning (June 20th) following a concert featuring performances from Nas, ScHoolboy Q, and Flying Lotus. Occurring in the parking lot outside of the concert venue, the shots fired resulted in three injuries.
Ray J spit it first. The outspoken R&B singer was approached by police last night when a sexual battery was called in, indicating that Ray J "made contact" with a woman's rear end. After some investigation, the cops determined that the alleged graze was "incidental" and not that of sexual battery.
2 Chainz was arrested at an L.A. airport last June when ingredients to make codeine-based drug concoction, 'lean' were found in his bag. The rapper has since copped a plea deal over the charges, but he'll have to lay off the syrup for a while.
On Halloween of 2012, Meek Mill was arrested after being pulled over in Philadelphia. The rapper was cuffed when he refused to let police search his vehicle, claiming that they smelled Marijuana coming from the car.
Looks like Chris Brown won't be getting out of jail just yet. The singer, who's been locked up since being booted from rehab last month was meant to go to trial this week, but things have been postponed until June.
We recently featured a photo gallery of 30 Rapper Mugshots, and Chris Brown (although, yes, technically an r'n'b singer) was not on the list. Today Breezy's recent mugshot has surfaced, and it would make a prime addition to the list.
Naughty By Nature's Treach made headlines last year when he attempted to "fire" fellow group member Vin Rock via Twitter. NBN's tour went on regardless, and while things had been quiet from the camp from some time, it has now been reported that Treach was arrested in New Jersey for "eluding police".