Gucci Mane Jailed Until 2016
Gucci Mane and his infamous ice cream cone will spend the next couple years melting away behind bars because he’ll be locked down until December 2016. Burr Mane pleaded guilty to possession of a firearm by a convicted felon in court Tuesday, a charge that holds a 10-year prison term. The Lean Machine would’ve been facing 20 years in the pen (he was caught with them thangs on two occasions this past September), but took a plea deal that calls for him to only spend 36 months in jail, including 10 months he’s already served since being booked in September. ’Til
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Nas’s Time Is Illmatic Documentary To Hit Theaters in October
It’s been 10 years in the making, but we’re finally about to feast our eyes on Nasty Nas’s Time Is Ilmatic. Yesterday, Tribeca Film announced that they’d snagged the North American rights to the One 9-directed, Erik Parker-written documentary. They’re planning to release it in theaters and video-on-demand this October. Premiered at Tribeca’s annual film festival earlier this year, the film highlights the creations of Esco’s 1994 classic debut album, Illmatic.
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Lil’ Kim Asks Fans to Buy Her Baby Gifts
It’s been awhile since Lil’ Kim has made an album, so maybe the veteran MC is struggling a little more than we all expected. She’s recently went on Instagram and Twitter asking her fans to purchase her unborn baby gifts. (You can take the girl out of the ghetto…) It all went down on the days leading up to her lavish baby shower that took place over the weekend. The original Queen B announced to her hive all the places she was registered, including the pricey Tiffany, where she threw out a request for a $500 sterling silver baby cup. A rep for the ghetto fab Brooklynite said Kimmy just wanted to get her fans involved. Well in that case, I hope all of those followers dumb enough to go in debt for a baby bottle got an invite to that fancy shower.
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