Updated: Rapper Remy Ma Released From Jail Today!
UPDATE: According to REVOLT, Remy Ma remains incarcerated and has not been released contrary to reports. Rapper Remy Ma is finally leaving a New York prison after serving 6 years for shooting an acquaintance over $3,000. In 2008, Remy shot Makeeda Barnes-Joseph outside of a New York City nightclub. She was sentence to 8 years behind bars, but was released 2 years early for good behavior. The former Terror Squad member and Lean Back lyricist, called into Angie Martinez’s New York radio show Power 105, from prison to discuss her long awaited return to Hip Hop, and her admiration for fellow female MC Nicki Minaj.
She said, “Nicki has always been a supporter and vice versa. I like what she does. She’s done wonderful things for females, but I just wish there was more of them. I don’t know what they’re doing; they’re letting these guys take over.”filming a reality show about her new life as an ex-convict trying to start fresh as a mother, wife and entertainer.