After he was released on Thursday morning (Aug. 15), NBA YoungBoy jumped on Instagram Live with his family and fans instantly noticed the changes he’s been through since he was locked up in May. In the video, we see that the Baton Rouge rapper’s dreads were cut off and his mustache has grown out significantly. While he was cherishing his freedom, fans instantly began accusing the newly released rapper of being a clone.
“Why every time a rapper go to jail they come back weird ? I think clones exist at this point. Nba YoungBoy dont look right,” one Twitter user said.
YoungBoy was arrested days after people tried to shoot him in front of his hotel in Sunny Isles Beach, Fla. The shooting the rapper’s girlfriend with a shoulder wound and one 43-year-old man dead. YoungBoy was sent to jail for nearly three months once a judge believed the rapper violated the terms of his 2017 probation for a firearms charge, which states that he isn’t allowed to use social media.
After she saw him “talking trash and smack” in a threatening way in a social media video, a judge had him detained on May 17. Upon his release, Baton Rouge, La.’s WAFB reports that the rapper will be placed on house arrest for 14 months. Unfortunately, neither YoungBoy nor his alleged clone will be able to perform during that time period.
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