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Rapper sorry for ‘shameful’ comments to Katherine Ryan

Rapper sorry for ‘shameful’ comments to Katherine Ryan

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Rapper Slowthai has apologised to comedian Katherine Ryan after causing controversy at the NME Awards.The 25-year-old was accused of making "lewd comments" to Ryan, who was hosting the awards, after he won the Hero of the Year gong on Wednesday night. He later threw his drink into the crowd and confronted a member of the audience. During the ceremony, Slowthai, real name Tyron Frampton, asked Ryan to smell his cologne and referred to her as "baby girl". (2/2) katherine, you are a master at your craft and next time i’ll take my seat and leave the comedy to you. to any woman or man who saw a reflection of situations they’ve been in in those videos, i am sorry. i promise to do better. let’s talk here.— tyron. (@slowthai) February 13, 2020 As he left
Rapper wins award, gets heckled, throws drink at crowd, security steps in

Rapper wins award, gets heckled, throws drink at crowd, security steps in

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Slowthai has caused controversy after confronting a member of the audience at the NME awards.The British rapper had been giving an acceptance speech when a spectator's comment appeared to anger him. He threw his drink into the crowd before jumping down to argue with the person before being restrained by security. Image: Katherine Ryan called Slowthai a "sweet boy" Earlier in the ceremony Slowthai had asked host, comedian Katherine Ryan, to smell his cologne and referred to her as "baby girl".As he left the stage, Ryan joked "thank you Mike from Love Island" - adding that he is "younger than my babysitter". ...
Rapper YG arrested in California on suspicion of robbery

Rapper YG arrested in California on suspicion of robbery

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Jan. 24 (UPI) -- Authorities in California said rapper YG was arrested Friday morning as part of an ongoing investigation related to a robbery. The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said YG, real name Keenon Jackson, 29, was arrested on suspicion of robbery Friday following the execution of a search warrant at the Go Loko rapper's home in the Chatsworth area of Los Angeles' San Fernando Valley. Deputy Grace Medrano told KTLA-TV the search warrant was part of an "ongoing criminal investigation." YG was booked into the Men's Central Jail in lieu of $ 250,000 bond and is due in court Tuesday. The arrest comes about six months after a search of a Hollywood Hills mansion being leased by YG led to one arrest and several other detentions. The sheriff's office said the earlier incident was...
Tekashi 6ix9ine: Rapper sentenced to two years in prison

Tekashi 6ix9ine: Rapper sentenced to two years in prison

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Tekashi 6ix9ine has been sentenced to two years in prison for crimes he carried out while he was a member of a violent gang.The rapper, whose real name is Daniel Hernandez, pleaded guilty to racketeering and other offences in New York.The 23-year-old initially denied the charges but entered a plea bargain giving evidence against other gang members in order to get a reduced sentence.The 13 months he's spent in jail already, will be included. The rapper had been facing a minimum of 47 years and a maximum of life in prison but the plea bargain means he could be released around November 2020.He testified against former members of Nine Trey Gangsta Bloods.The offences 6ix9ine was charged with include racketeering, carrying a firearm, assault with a dangerous w...
‘Insanely talented’ rapper dies ‘after suffering seizure at airport’

‘Insanely talented’ rapper dies ‘after suffering seizure at airport’

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US rapper Juice Wrld has died after reportedly suffering a seizure at an airport in Chicago.The 21-year-old star fell ill at the city's Midway airport on Sunday morning following a flight from California, TMZ first reported. He was conscious when paramedics arrived and was taken to hospital, the entertainment news website said, but died a short time later. Image: The US artist turned 21 this month Police confirmed a 21-year-old man suffered a "medical emergency" at the airport at about 2am local time (8am in the UK) after getting off a private jet.The Cook County medical examiner's office has been notified of the death. Advertisement Paying tribute, Br...