Seems like everyone has been following Bobby Shmurda since the release of his hit song “Hot N*gga” back in 2014. Though the Florida native landed a viral hit which reached its way to number 6 on Billboard Hot 100 chart; who knew that soon him and his GS9 squad would be facing criminal charges after peeking such great success.
It was reported earlier this week that associate of Shmurda, 24-year-old GS9 member Rashid Derissant was sentenced to 98 1/3 years. He was sentenced by Manhattan Supreme Court Judge Abraham L. Clott, and after deliberating, the jury came to the conclusion that Derissant was indeed guilty of multiple charges. The young GS9 member was charged with 22 counts of previous crimes committed within the gang, including murder and attempted murder.
No sentencing or other charges have been placed or discussed as far as the other members of the GS9 squad. As for Bobby Shmurda, he is still being held on conspiracy of murder charges from his arrest in December of 2014. Shmurda has yet to receive his sentencing time, but has been getting nothing but love from his peers as he awaits trail, set to take place September.
Take a look at the “Hot N*gga” video, which started all the commotion.
Written By: Chante’ Hall