Sure a lot of rappers are seen in videos and in the press waving guns and acting wild, but that doesn’t mean they committed a crime, but these rappers have been accused of murder. You won’t believe how many have been accused, and some may even surprise you.
If his name was not enough, C Murder (or Corey Miller) was part of the rap group TRU with his brothers. After a fight resulted in the shooting and beating death of 16 year old fan, Steve Thomas, in 2002, Miller was identified as the culprit. Miller was convicted of second degree murder but the verdict was later overturned by the supreme court. He was again found guilty and sentenced to life in prison.
At only the age of 17 this Chicago based rapper RondoNumbaNine, alongside fellow rapper Cdai, was charged with the murder of Javan Boyd, a livery driver. Although NumbaNine (born Clint Massey) never had the opportunity to make it big, the up-and-coming rapper’sHang Wit Me remix video on YouTube has reached almost 4 million hits.
This legendary rapper was charged with killing his best friend, Pookie Loc. The fight started when rapper Young Jeezy put a hit out on Gucci Manes chain, when a group of men including Guccis best friend came to collect on the bounty, Gucci took them all on resulting in the death of his best friend. He later beat the rap, even though he partially buried the body, in a case of self defense.