By: Rico Panacea (@RicoPanacea)
(AllHipHop Rumors) YNW Melly was seeing his stock rise in the Hip-Hop community before ultimately being arrested for murder. The Rapper was arrested for first-degree murder and charged with two counts for the dastardly deed.
Melly's career was taking off in 2018 and beginning to show more promise in 2019. However, in October of 2018, two of his YNW associates were murdered and now Melly is being charged with the crime.
Cops are saying that YNW Melly staged the shooting to make it look like a setup a drive-by shooting. The Florida native is now facing the death penalty for the criminal charge as his trial looms.
YNW Melly is all said to be schizophrenic and suffering from a bipolar disorder. He's known for having an alternate personality, "Melvin," one he himself claimed to be violent.
In January, YNW Melly released his album, "We All Shine," which featured Kanye West. His controversial 2017 single "Murder on My Mind" also recently was awarded a gold record by the RIAA.
In related news, YNW Melly's 34-year-old mom seems unbothered by her son's actions as she was spotted in a local nightclub. His mother was recorded dancing and enjoying a night out with her girls living their best life.