Controversial American rapper, Tekashi 6ix9ine, in a record breaking Instagram live chat, has finally explained why he snitched on his gang members for a lighter sentence.
recalls that the rapper was sentenced in December 2019, after he testified against members of the Nine Trey Gangsta Bloods gang.
The deal earned him leniency from charges that could have subjected him to a mandatory minimum of 37 years in prison for crimes that included orchestrating a shooting in which an innocent bystander was wounded.
U.S. District Judge Paul Engelmayer ordered the release of Tekashi 6ix9ine on April 2, calling for him to serve the last four months of his two-year sentence at an undisclosed location over concerns that the rapper who has asthma, would be at risk of Coronavirus in federal prison.
However, in an Instalive chat with 2 million viewers tuned in, there by breaking Tory Lanez’s Quarantine Radio with drake record of about 310,000 viewers, Tekashi 6ix9ine addressed being labeled a snitch after testifying against his gang members during the trial. Firing back at those who questioned his loyalty, saying;
“Where was the loyalty when you was sleeping with my baby mother?” asks 6ix9ine. “Where was the loyalty when you were caught on the wire tap trying to kill me? Where was the loyalty when you tried to kidnap my mother? Where was the loyalty when you were stealing millions of dollars from me? Where was that? Who broke it first? I get it. Don’t fight fire with fire. I’m sorry. But what did I do wrong? Be loyal to n***as that’s fuckin my baby moms? Be loyal to n***as that kidnapped me, beat the shit out of me on video? I’m supposed to be loyal to that?”
The 24-year-old rapper further described himself as a living legend as he pointed out that many people thought it was over for him after he snitched on his gang mates.
“You know why people so mad? Cause they thought it was over for me. They counted me out. Oh, yo, you ratted…it’s over for you. Y’all could never. Y’all could never cooperate with the government and come back. Y’all could never do that. I’m a living legend at the age of 24 years old.”
Shortly after his live stream, Tekashi bragged about his two million viewership feat on Instagram live. “Why ya think ya can compete with me? And I ratted stoopid STILL the king you mad,” he wrote.