The prosecuting attorney claimed the rapper shot at but did not hit a member of the rival Rollin’ 47 Neighborhood Crips in March 2017. He was later found in possession of two firearms, despite it being illegal for him to do so as a convicted felon.
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It was also claimed that Surf held a “leadership role” within the gang.
During the 2023 MTV VMAs, Wyclef Jean called for the release of Tsu Surf from prison. As he was introducing Shakira to the stage, the Fugees star said: “Right about now, New Jerusalem, New Jersey! Free the Wave.”
“I’ll be honest, for me I’m a little conflicted on how I feel about it,” Budden said. “Cuz like Black men in this country, I’m trying to see what part I’m responsible for. With this being my man and with me being older and just knowing a little more. But the truth is, there’s nothing you could do.”
He continued: “You just keep running the shit back to see what maybe you could have done differently or said differently to end in a different result.”