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G-Dep Talks About Murder Confession From Rikers Island
Former Bad Boy rapper G-Dep, who is currently facing life in prison after turning himself in for the 1993 murder of a Harlem man, has finally given a detailed explanation for his unsolicited confession.
The shooting, which he committed when he was 18, and was not aware had actually killed his victim,…
Prison Captain Suspended for Hanging in Lil Wayne’s Cell
Lil Wayne's prison sentence is causing some problems for New York's Corrections Department. The most recent controversy surrounding Weezy involves a veteran Captain who reportedly paid the rapper an unauthorized 45-minute visit.
Capt. Raphael Collazzo was suspended without pay for 10 days after secu…
Lil Wayne Writes From Solitary Confinement
With less than a month left of his eight month prison sentence Lil Wayne is reaching out to his fans penning his ninth letter thanking them for their support, and dropping updates on his current status.
In his latest correspondence Weezy responds to being in solitary confinement for the remainder of…
Lil Wayne a Favorite Among Guards at Rikers Island
Lil Wayne made headlines earlier this year after contraband materials -- an MP3 charger and headphones -- were discovered inside his Rikers Island jail cell -- a big no-no for prisoners. Now, an officer has been accused of playing favorites with the incarcerated emcee, for which the establishment ha…
Drake Teases Lil Wayne Welcome Home Concert
Drake had a busy yesterday. In addition to premiering his new video for the Lil Wayne collaboration 'Miss Me,' Drizzy took to UStream, chatting with his fans, celebrating a million albums sold and a million Twitter followers and revealing an interesting piece of news for Wayne fans all ove…
Drake Visits Lil Wayne in Prison
Drake is headed off to visit his mentor and Young Money labelhead Lil Wayne in prison. Drizzy dropped the news via his Twitter page Tuesday (June 1) informing his followers that if they had any message for Wayne, to let him know.
"FINALLY got some time for a visit to go see my brother,&…
Lil Wayne Could Serve More Jail Time for MP3 Player
Officials at New York City's Rikers Island facility confiscated "music contraband" from Lil Wayne's jail cell on Tuesday, May 11, which included a pair of headphones, a charger and a MP3 watch. Wayne was charged with infraction for contraband when the items -- stuffed in …
Diddy Visits Lil Wayne in Prison
Sean "Diddy" Combs was carted off to prison last week but it wasn't to serve time, it was to visit rapper Lil Wayne. According to reports Diddy took the trip out to New York's Riker's Island prison last Wednesday (April 28) to visit Weezy, who is away serving a one-y…

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