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G Herbo’s Best Lyrical Moments

[ad_1] G Herbo, who turns 26 on Oct. 8, has pulled off the near impossible when it comes to hip-hop. He's stayed sharp and relevant at an art form that he started back as a teenager. The Chicago rapper turned his skill into a lucrative career. Coming onto the scene at 15 years old, Herbo, then known as Lil Herb, pulled eyes and ears in his direction with 2012's "Kill Shit," alongside his close friend and fellow Chi-town native Lil Bibby. That song set him on a path to success, with a current career trajectory that includes two Billboard 200 top 10 albums: 2020's PTSD and this year's 25.While there have been several legal...

Best Hip-Hop Songs From the 2016 XXL Freshman Class

[ad_1] Time flies. Just five years ago, XXL debuted the 2016 Freshman Class with 10 of the biggest names in hip-hop at the time. Brooklyn's own Desiigner, Harlem native Dave East, two Floridians in Kodak Black and Denzel Curry, Philly rap star Lil Uzi Vert, and Lil Dicky from a nearby suburb in Cheltenham Township, Pa., Atlanta rappers Lil Yachty, the 10th spot winner, and 21 Savage, Chicago drill rapper-turned-wordsmith G Herbo, and California's Anderson .Paak were all included, hailing from all over the map. Bringing them altogether led to some legendary cyphers and individual freestyles, along with early face time for a few names who would become big-time players in the game. In the years since...

G Herbo Caught Allegedly Lying to Federal Agent, Hit With Charge

[ad_1] G Herbo has been hit with another charge in connection to his ongoing 2020 federal fraud case.According to court documents obtained by XXL on Wednesday (May 5), Herbo, born Herbert Wright III, has been charged with lying to the feds during a voluntary interview with a U.S. special agent and a special agent for the FBI in 2018.The legal document, which was filed on Tuesday (May 4) in the United States District Court District of Massachusetts, includes information that on or about Nov. 24, 2018, the Chicago rapper "knowingly and willfully made the following materially false, fictitious and fraudulent statements and representations in a matter within the jurisdiction of the executive branch of the...

G Herbo Surrenders to Authorities After Fraud Scheme Allegations

[ad_1] UPDATE (Dec. 3):According to documents from the Department of Justice for the United States Attorney for the District of Massachusetts, which were obtained by XXL this afternoon, G Herbo self-surrendered in the Central District of California earlier today. All defendants are to appear in court in Springfield, Mass. on Dec. 7. In addition to the PTSD rapper being charged with conspiracy to commit wire fraud, he has also been charged with two counts of aggravated identity theft and one count of forfeiture. Herbo's "aggravated identity theft charges provide for a mandatory two years in prison consecutive to any other sentence imposed."ORIGINAL STORY:G Herbo has reportedly surrendered to authorities in Los Angeles following allegations of involvement in...

G Herbo Charged in Fraud Scheme for Using Fake IDs

[ad_1] G Herbo is the latest rapper to face legal trouble this week.According to a report from the Chicago Tribune on Wednesday (Dec. 2), G Herbo, born Herbert Wright III, has been charged in a federal fraud case occurring over a four-year period.In federal documents that were sealed in U.S. District Court in Springfield, Mass. back in September, but were made public today, the Chicago rhymer has been accused of using fraudulent identification to charge more than $1 million worth of trips on private jets, limousine rides, exotic car rentals, a vacation at a villa in Jamaica and the purchase of two designer puppies in Michigan in 2017.The 14-count indictment also reportedly includes G Herbo's promoter...

G Herbo Wants to Hire Professional Blunt Roller, Will Pay $36,000

[ad_1] Are you living in Chicago, rolling the fattest blunts in the Windy City and looking for a new occupation? Well, G Herbo has a job for you.On Thursday (Nov. 6), a clip of G Herbo offering an exclusive position as his official blunt roller was posted to his Instagram Story. During the one-minute video, the 25-year-old rapper gave some details on what the role will entail and how he'd like his blunts prepared."Who willing to make $36,000 a year? I'm ready to pay a muthafucka $100 a day to roll up," the former 2016 XXL Freshman began. "That's all you getting though ’cause that's all I got. ’Cause I'm letting you smoke def you smoking free...