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Roc Royal’s “Amazing” Was a Hit in 2015 — a Year Later He Was in Prison

An excessive amount of too quick: it is the story of each single episode of VH1’s Behind the Music sequence and each predictable artist’s biopic that has ever graced a display screen. For Roc Royal aka Santo August — it simply occurred a little bit extra shortly than most.

Bear in mind Senseless Habits? They had been an R&B boy band who had tracks like “Mrs. Proper” and “My Woman.” One of many group’s members, Roc Royal, determined to depart and exit on his personal. Followers of the singer need to know: why is he in jail?

Roc Royal was arrested in February 2016.

Roc was arrested for theft and battery and was sentenced to 2 years in jail. Lots of his followers feared for his security in jail, as per this Lipstick Alley discussion board put up: “Hopefully he learns his lesson. he is too cute to be in jail anyhow, and he is solely 5’5 yall,” intimating that he’d be in deep trouble in opposition to bigger inmates whereas incarcerated.

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Rumor additionally had it that Senseless Habits’s administration did not precisely have the most effective pursuits of their expertise in thoughts, however once more, this comes from a remark in a put up relating to the group: “however what I’ve heard is that after MB was executed they’d just about no cash. all of the excursions, singles bought, album and just about had nothing to indicate for it.”

It is stated that Roc Royal was “fired” from the group in December of 2014 for “beating up a drug addict over cash…and accusations of him stealing a producer’s automobile.” 

Whereas the group’s lead singer, Prodigy, was the primary to go away the quartet to pursue a solo profession reportedly for being “bullied” and “mistreated” by different members, Roc’s foray into the music enterprise on his personal was probably the most profitable of all of the members of Senseless Habits.

His observe, “Superb,” presently has over 513,000 views on YouTube, and, by way of manufacturing high quality and total sound, trumps tracks like Prodigy’s, “Valentine” in response to followers of the unique outfit. You’ll be able to try the 2 movies beneath and examine.

So why is Roc Royal nonetheless in jail?

Though he was eligible for launch in Spring of 2017 pending good conduct, the musician remains to be in jail, and followers are continuously commenting on his Instagram posts (apparently he is afforded that privilege whereas locked up) asking when he’s going to be launched. 

A number of of his Instagram posts are additionally devoted to his son, Royal, whom he had with girlfriend Desiree Twyman. Additionally they welcomed one other son, Bronx, in 2018. Roc remains to be actively posting on social media, however there is not any indication as to when he is getting out. 

Whereas a number of Senseless Habits followers have expressed their assist for Roc, others do not feel the identical manner: “Smh , he is nothing extra then [sic] a goodbye rat. How do you go from a considerably profitable singing group to this. I can not imagine Desiree is pregnant once more , she ought to have realized her lesson the primary time. I nonetheless cannot imagine she was 18 messing with a 16/15 yr outdated and received pregnant,” one girl wrote relating to the singer.

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