List Criteria: Famous hip hop artists who have been found guilty of murder
Are these rappers guilty of homicide? B*tch, they might be. Several famous rappers and hip-hop stars have been convicted of murder. Some of these musicians got off on lesser charges, while others are spending the rest of their lives in prison. One famous rapper even turned himself in after a murder case went cold.
Who is the most famous rapper who has killed? Gucci Mane tops our list. In 2005, Gucci Mane and his entourage were attacked by a group of men. He and his friends shot at the men, and one of the attackers ended up dead. He was charged with murder, though he always said that his actions were in self-defense. The charges were eventually dropped.
In 2010, G. Dep confessed to a cold case murder that he committed in 1993. He was convicted of second-degree murder in 2011, and was sentenced to 15-years to life in prison. In 2003, Big Lurch was sentenced to life in prison for murder and aggravated mayhem associated with the 2002 death of Tynisha Ysais. The victim's chest was torn open, and bite marks were found on her body. Big Lurch is serving time at the California State Prison, Sacramento.
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