News: Lil Boosie's Freedom Suffers Bad Azz Setback, New Release Date Revealed
Thursday, Dec 19, 2013 7:46AM
Diehard fans hoping to see Lil Boosie become a free man once again are going to have to wait a little longer than expected as reports claim he will remain behind bars through mid-2014.
Accordng to reports, Boosie Bad Azz should finally depart jail in August.
Rumors have been circulating for months that Baton Rouge rapper Lil Boosie, who has been incarcerated since 2009, would be returning home from prison soon. So far, however, an actual date has just been a matter of speculation. According to New Orleans' NOLA.com, there's now a date people can look forward to: August 18, 2014. That's the date on record with the Louisiana Department of Public Safety and Corrections, the publication reported. Based on a separate conversation with Pam Laborde, the agency's communications director, NOLA.com added that Boosie will be under supervision until June 17, 2018. (Complex)
A photo of Boosie letting out a smirk during a Louisiana prison event surfaced back in October.
Lil Boosie is trying to keep his spirits up. The Baton Rouge rapper is currently incarcerated on drug charges. However, he was recently granted some time outside the pen. He was spotted at the Angola State Prison Annual Rodeo, where he was smiling as someone taking a picture. Boosie is rumored to be home in a few months, but many sources indicate it will be at the beginning of 2014. (XXL Mag)
Recently, LB's attorney claimed new music from the rapper was on deck along with a pending release date.
Lil Boosie, the Baton Rogue rapper who is currently incarcerated on drug charges, may be seeing the light of day soon. Journalist Jeff Weiss, who covered Boosie's trial for Rolling Stone, spoke to the rapper's attorneys who shared with him information regarding his release and new music. According to Weiss's tweets, the judge agreed to return Boosie's hard drive containing some unreleased tracks. He also says attorneys believe he could be released in the next few months. "Just got word that judges have agreed to give back Boosie's hard drives and computers. It means a whole lot of new Boosie music coming soon." "No official release date yet for Boosie's return. But his attorneys say no more than four to five months from today." (XXL Mag)
In December 2012, Atlanta rapper Trinidad James revealed his interest in working with Boosie once he is released from behind bars.
"Ima spend my whole Def Jam check to do a ep with Boosie when he get out of jail. Can't wait.," James tweeted December 26th. (Trinidad James' Twitter)
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