You might have heard the name of Tekashi 6ix9ine, the American rapper known for his aggressive style of rapping and inappropriate things he has done so far. The 22-year-old rapper and Instagram star has over 15 million followers on Instagram and his songs have been a massive hit from a long period of time.
Daniel Hernandez aka Tekashi 6ix9ine first became widely known in late 2017, after releasing his debut single “Gummo”. The song became a national hit, reaching number 12 on the Billboard Hot 100. Later, his single “Fefe” alongside fellow rapper Nicki Minaj and Murda Beatz, ranked at number three on the Hot 100 and acted as the lead single for his debut album, Dummy Boy (2018). Here’s why he is one of the most hated rappers of all time:
#1 He Was Charged With Three Counts Of The Offense On February 2015
In 2015, he had physical contact with a 13-year-old girl and later distributed videos of the incident online as part of a music video. Hernandez pled guilty to a felony count of use of a child in a sexual performance. Later, in 2017 in an interview, the rapper said he had no sexual contact with the girl and denied knowing she was a minor. Prior to his sexual misconduct charges, Hernandez served jail time as a minor for assault and the sale of heroin.
#2 He Has Been Plead Guilty To Nine Charges
On February 1, 2019, Tekashi was pleaded guilty to nine charges due to which he might face a mandatory sentence of 47 years in prison. Later the rapper to avoid jail time willed to testify against fellow gang members in the police investigation.
#3 He Brutally Almost Choked A Teenager
On July 12, 2018, Hernandez was arrested in New York for an outstanding warrant related to an incident where he allegedly choked a 16-year-old in Houston’s Galleria mall in January 2018. All charges were eventually dropped after the teenager decided not to take legal action.
#4 He Is Allegedly A Member Of A Gang
Hernandez is charged with federal RICO and firearms charges, including conspiracy to murder and armed robbery, and faces up to life in prison. He is allegedly part of “a violent sect of the Bloods” known as the Nine Trey Gangsters.
Information Source: Wikipedia