6ix9ine made headlines on Sunday for not just his new single ‘FEFE‘ with Nicki Minaj but also the incident in Brooklyn where he was targeted for robbery.
The New York rapper was allegedly kidnapped, pistol whipped, and robbed of $750,000 in jewelry and $15,000-$20,000 in cash from his house. Tekashi told TMZ that he was coming home after editing his ‘FEFE’ video when his vehicle was hit from behind by persons he could not identify. The gunman emerged from the car and pistol whipped him unconscious and next thing he knew, he was in a different car and being driven around.
Tekashi, who has been announced as an opener on Nicki Minaj and Future’s upcoming tour, has revealed a more details about the scary incident to Pvnch from Thisis50. While on the streets in Brooklyn, Tekashi talks about why he was so scared, working with Nicki, why he’s the hottest artist in New York right now, giving back and more.
Tekashi says the incident was horrific and while they were robbing him, he was thinking of XXXTentacion’s robbery and murder as unfortunately, he did not make it alive from a similar situation. Around the middle of the chat, 6ix9ine’s manager Tr3yWay also joins in to talk about his rising career, plans to visit West Coast for shows soon and more.
Watch it below.