NBA Youngboy is a 20-year-old rapper who has constructed up a gentle cult following from his dwelling in Baton Rouge. He started releasing mixtapes in 2015, and launched seven extra by 2017. After that, NBA Youngboy, whose actual identify is Kentrell DeSean Gaulden, was signed to Atlantic Information, and launched one other mixtape in 2018. He is continued to steadily climb the charts within the years since he was signed.
Though his arrest has but to be confirmed, this would not be the primary time that the rapper has confronted authorized troubles. In 2016, he was arrested by U.S. Marshals earlier than a live performance in Austin, Tex. On the time, he was accused of leaping out of a automotive and opening hearth on a bunch of individuals in Baton Rouge. NBA Youngboy was finally charged with two counts of tried homicide.
After he was arrested, he was incarcerated from December 2016 to August 2017 for tried first diploma homicide. In August of that 12 months, he pleaded responsible to a decreased cost of aggravated assault with a firearm, and took a suspended 10-year jail time period and three years of probation. Since these preliminary costs, he is additionally come up in opposition to the regulation on a number of extra minor costs.