Jailed Atlanta rapper Gunna introduced a statement from powering bars Tuesday, declaring his innocence and defending his motivation to his artwork.
Gunna, whose actual title is Sergio Kitchens, was a person of 28 individuals arrested on a sweeping gang indictment against alleged customers of the Younger Slender Life gang.
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Fellow rapper Younger Thug was also arrested in the indictment. Each rappers have been denied bond and stand to continue being in jail until finally their cases come to trial following yr.
In a typed letter produced on his social media accounts Tuesday, Gunna explained he is still composing and praying ever working day. He explained his living disorders as consisting of just a mattress and a shower with no home windows.
“I was raised to battle hearth with water, even even though my country’s amendments have unsuccessful me! Secure Black art!” the rapper wrote.
The rapper reported in the letter that he never ever imagined that his artwork could change his existence and the life of his cherished ones.
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“I use my artwork variety, my present from God, to change my situation,” Gunna wrote. “For now, I really don’t have any independence. But I am innocent. I loathe remaining falsely accused and will never ever halt battling to obvious my name!”
The rapper known as the picture becoming painted of him “ugly” and defended the his intentions.
“As a Black guy in The us, it appears as even though my artwork is only suitable when I’m a supply of enjoyment for the masses,” Gunna wrote.
The rapper went on to assure his supporters and his community that when he is released, he will continue on to give back.
The two Gunna and Younger Thug, whose true title is Jeffrey Williams, are dealing with one charge of violations of the RICO act. Other alleged YSL associates facial area more serious expenses such as aggravated assault and murder.