Houston rap legend Scarface is reportedly still in behind bars after being arrested Friday (October 9) during the taping of BET’s upcoming hip-hop awards show in Georgia.
According to reports, Face Mob is still in jail as of Sunday (October 11) morning.
The rapper was at the BET Hip-Hop Awards in Atlanta Friday night, having just accepted the I Am Hip-Hop Award, when cops descended on him, placing him under arrest. Turns out there’s an outstanding warrant against Scarface for unpaid child support. He was taken to Fulton County Jail. He was still there as of Sunday AM, according to the jail. (TMZ)
Scarface appeared at the annual awards show to accept its “I AM Legend” honor.
Scarface was truly pleased and so thankful for his fans for supporting his career throughout the years. He graciously accepted the “I AM Legend Award” and was very vocal about being full of gratitude and love for Hip Hop and his many fans.. It was truly inspiring to see someone in the industry who is truly humble and full of gratitude because so many lack that trait in this industry. (Freddy-O)
Fellow Southern hip-hop veteran Ludacris presented him with the award.
Ludacris presented Scarface with the “I Am Hip-Hop” award, calling him one of “hip-hop’s best storytellers.” A humbled Scarface acknowledged his peers while accepting the award. “I’m not sh*t without y’all,” said the Houston legend, who joins past recipients Rakim, LL Cool J, Salt-N-Pepa, and Ice Cube. (Rap-Up)