Earlier this week, Pooh Shiesty (actual identify Lontrell Donell Williams Jr.) realized what he’s going to be as much as for the subsequent few years: He was sentenced to a bit over 5 years (63 months, to be precise) in jail over firearms fees. Now, in his first social media publish because the sentencing, the rapper has shared a message for his followers.
Yesterday, Shiesty’s Instagram account shared a screenshot of an electronic mail from himself which reads, “The most important.. I simply wanna thank all my love ones. Supporters. And followers for holding me down throughout these laborious occasions. I want I might be comingg residence to yall right this moment however this couldve been wayyyy worse, I will probably be again ahead of yall suppose ! However meantime new music dropping subsequent week, blrrrd!!!”
Shiesty’s tone sounds optimistic, which is comprehensible provided that he’s appropriate with regards to this example turning out much better than it may have: His sentence follows a plea deal that allowed him to keep away from a possible life sentence.
In the meantime, Shiesty is coming off an enormous 2021, when “Again In Blood” was so successful that it was YouTube’s top-trending music video of the yr.
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