Fabolous, whose real identity is John Jackson from Brooklyn, has been a prominent figure in the hip-hop scene for about 20 years now.
Having been a rapper since 1998, Fabolous has put out hits such as “Can’t Deny It” and “Young’n (Holla Back).” He has also been dating stylist Emily Bustamante since 2002, but was recently publicly arrested and their relationship has taken a turn for the worse.
Here are 5 Things You (Probably) Didn’t Know about Fabolous and Emily B’s relationship.
1. Fabolous Is Facing Serious Time
He turned himself in on March 28th after Emily B had publicly released accusations of domestic violence. Currently, he is facing one count of third-degree assault and one count of making terroristic threats in the third degree. These charges hold up to 10 years behind bars and individually might cost him $15,000 per count. Fabolous reportedly punched Emily B in the head seven times, knocked out two of her teeth, and texted her that he was going to “hit her in the head with a bat.”