Rap mogul Young Jeezy is a free man after posting 10% of his $1 million bond yesterday, MTV News reports.
Jeezy, 36, was among 6 people taken into custody on Sunday in Irvine, CA. when police found an AK-47 and another firearm during a search of Jeezy’s custom tour bus outside the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater.
A San Antonio TV station tweeted the wrong photo of rapper Young Jeezy who is being held on a $1 million cash bond following his arrest on a weapon charge in California.
KSAT-TV, which lacks basic knowledge of the hip hop culture, tweeted: “‘Young Jeezy’ arrested after Wiz Khalifa concert shooting.” The tweet included a photo of Cash Money Records co-founder Birdman, and was shared over 3,000 times on Twitter.com before KSAT deleted the tweet without explanation.
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Young Jeezy just added a brand new mugshot to his growing collection (bottom right). The 36-year-old rapper was taken into custody for possession of an assault rifle. The weapon was recovered by police who executed a search warrant on Jeezy’s tour bus as part of an ongoing investigation into a deadly shooting at Jeezy’s rap concert in Mountain View, CA. on Friday.
Prominent Atlanta rapper Young Jeezy denies assaulting his 17-year-old son Jadarius Jenkins during an argument in his Buckhead penthouse in September 2012. Jeezy listed his posh Atlanta penthouse for $1,100,000 3 months ago.
Rapper Young Jeezy Arrested For Battery, false Imprisonment and Making Terroristic Threats Against His Own Son
Rap mogul Young Jeezy was arrested in Atlanta and charged with battery, false imprisonment, and making terroristic threats against his own son, gossip website TMZ reports.
Rap tycoon Jay Z, right, and his obedient, submissive wife Beyonce (not pictured) partied at a private location in Atlanta following the Atlanta stop of his Magna Carta tour. The Power Couple are longtime friends of world renowned party promoter Alex Gidewon, left, of AG Entertainment.
Other notables in the house included rapper Young Jeezy, BET 106 & Park host Bow Wow, singer Trey Songz, fake reality TV couple Mimi Faust and Nikko, industry exec Shawn “Pecas” Costner, and more.
Rapper Young Jeezy dropped a new track titled “Foul Play” last night. The track is off CTE’s It’s Tha World Vol. 2 EP which drops Nov. 27 at midnight.
Of course, he couldn’t release new heat without a little controversy to go along with it.
Before dropping the track Jeezy took to his Twitter page to denounce Def Jam recording execs for not doing enough to promote his music. He even threatened to leak his own album early.
“Lucian and Barry boss up… or my fans gonna get an early xmas gift beeleedat #SNOWMAN,” Jeezy tweeted.
Update: LA Reid, CEO of Epic Records, responded to Jeezy’s rant on Twitter last night, tweeting “@YoungJeezy #BeEpic”.
Listen to “Foul Play” (Dirty version) below.