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The Week In Pop

The Stalled-Out Pop Stars Who Hit It Big Behind The Scenes

The #1 song in America this week is "Sorry" by Justin Bieber. Much has been written about Skrillex and BloodPop's role in crafting the track's…
Chris DeVille | January 14, 2016 - 1:21 pm

Sounding Board

Kendrick Lamar And Mainstream Rap’s Growing Conscience

Chicago drill spitter King Louie was shot in the head two weeks ago. His vehicle was riddled with 22 bullets total. Seven of them hit…
Collin Robinson | January 5, 2016 - 9:29 am

2014 In Review

The 40 Best Music Videos Of 2014

Next year, YouTube will celebrate its 10th anniversary. For nearly a decade, then, music videos have belonged almost entirely to the internet. Once upon a…
Tom Breihan | December 19, 2014 - 1:01 pm

More Bobby Shmurda stories

Bobby Shmurda’s Prison Sentence Extended After Attempted Shank Smuggling

Last October, Ackquille Pollard -- better known as rapper Bobby Shmurda -- was sentenced to seven years in prison, and it looks like he'll be…
James Rettig | February 3, 2017 - 11:38 am

Bobby Shmurda Officially Sentenced To 7 Years In Prison, Tells Court “I Was Forced By My Attorney To Take This Plea”

Ackquille Pollard, bka rapper Bobby Shmurda, accepted a plea deal last month, avoiding a trial for conspiracy to commit murder plus various drug and weapons…
Chris DeVille | October 19, 2016 - 12:24 pm

Bobby Shmurda Gives First Interview Since Plea Deal

Brooklyn rapper Bobby Shmurda, government name Ackquille Pollard, recently took a plea deal for a seven-year prison sentence with five subsequent years of probation. His…
Collin Robinson | September 16, 2016 - 11:13 am

Bobby Shmurda Accepts Plea Deal, 7 Years In Prison

Bobby Shmurda's protracted criminal case is nearing its depressing end. The New York rapper, born Ackquille Pollard, has been jailed since December 2014 awaiting trial…
Chris DeVille | September 9, 2016 - 2:06 pm

Bobby Shmurda’s Trial Postponed For The Third Time

Bobby Shmurda has been languishing in jail since getting arrested on drugs and weapons charges back in December 2014, and it doesn't like he's going…
Peter Helman | May 9, 2016 - 10:29 pm

Bobby Shmurda Denied Bail Again

It is not a case of deja vu: Bobby Shmurda has been denied ball for the seventh time by New York City judge Abraham Clott.
Collin Robinson | January 19, 2016 - 3:54 pm

Sounding Board

Kendrick Lamar And Mainstream Rap’s Growing Conscience

Chicago drill spitter King Louie was shot in the head two weeks ago. His vehicle was riddled with 22 bullets total. Seven of them hit…
Collin Robinson | January 5, 2016 - 9:29 am

Martin Shkreli Says He’ll Bail Out Bobby Shmurda: “He’s Going To Owe Me One, Obviously”

Ackquille Pollard, the rapper better known as Bobby Shmurda, was arrested in a drug sting almost exactly one year ago and has been languishing in…
Chris DeVille | December 16, 2015 - 1:55 pm

Bobby Shmurda’s Not Getting Out Of Jail Today After All

Yesterday, TMZ reported that Bobby Shmurda was close to finally getting out of jail after his arrest last year on drugs and weapons charges (which…
James Rettig | December 3, 2015 - 1:10 pm

Bobby Shmurda Denied Bail Again

Brooklyn rapper Bobby Shmurda has been in jail since late last year following his arrest in December on drugs and weapons charges -- to which…
Peter Helman | October 5, 2015 - 8:10 pm

Bobby Shmurda Faces Additional Charges For Smuggling Knife Into Rikers

The sad saga of Bobby Shmurda continues. With his label unwilling to pay his $2 million bail, the rapper born Ackquille Pollard has been stuck…
Chris DeVille | July 24, 2015 - 4:15 pm

Bobby Shmurda Rearrested For Prison Shank

Late last year, Brooklyn rapper Bobby Shmurda (aka Ackquille Pollard) was arrested in Manhattan on drug and weapons charges. Although he pled not guilty to…
Peter Helman | June 27, 2015 - 12:16 pm

Bobby Shmurda Says His Lyrics Are Fake And Epic Records Should Pay His Bail

After hitting it big with his breakout single "Hot Nigga" and its Vine-viral Shmoney Dance, Brooklyn rapper Bobby Shmurda (aka Ackquille Pollard) saw his fortunes…
Chris DeVille | February 23, 2015 - 4:28 pm

Bobby Shmurda Pleads Not Guilty To All Charges

Today was the first hearing for Bobby Shmurda, Rowdy Rebel and the 13 other members of their GS9 gang since they were arrested during a…
Caitlin White | January 29, 2015 - 4:35 pm
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