While the definition the time period “political prisoner” is contentious to say the least, followers Drakeo The Ruler are adamant he suits the invoice. In 2016, Drakeo was accused plotting the homicide RJ, an LA rapper with whom he’d fallen out. The DA’s fice is below the impression, Drakeo furnished the weapons that have been utilized by two enforcers, Jaiden Boyd, and Mikell Buchanan, in the failed try on RJ’s life.
Buchanan wound up killing an alleged gang member named Davion Gregory in lieu altering the course (with RJ absent). For that cause, Drakeo’s fees have been upheld; his attorneys are calling bullsh*t, nonetheless.
In view this battle, Drakeo The Ruler is threatening to stop rap altogether. Since going up near midnight, Drakeo’s Twitter proclamation has been appreciated over 1,500 occasions, planting a seed for a grass-roots marketing campaign made out in his honor. The message was poignant like a strain tactic but additionally pointed – to 1 particular person particularly, whomst he blames for the dearth clemency within the case: the one Detective Francis Hardiman the LAPD. It’s unclear what compelled Drakeo is to desert ship. As this writing, all the music submitted to streaming platforms stays intact, regardless of his annoyed pleas.