Lit Yoshi has unleashed his new undertaking Lifetime of an Ape from behind bars.
The mixtape arrived on Wednesday (November 9) by way of Head Youngin Information and was recorded earlier this 12 months whereas Yoshi was on home arrest.
The Baton Rouge rapper enlisted a number of particular friends for the 21-track tape, together with Pooh Shiesty, BIG30 and Fredo Bang, in addition to posthumous appearances from the late Lil Loaded and Seven7Hardaway.
“I want them to know as a person I stand tall and I’m going to make it,” Yoshi informed his supervisor in an interview from jail. “Additionally preserve me in your prayers. I’ve extra courtroom dates coming. I’m again in courtroom to make issues proper. This has helped me open my eyes to see what’s actual and what’s faux round me. All we received is us and God.”
Yoshi — born Meyoshi Edwards — pleaded responsible to 2 gang-related shootings earlier this 12 months and was sentenced to fifteen years behind bars as a part of his plea deal.
The TBG (Prime Boy Gorilla) rhymer was charged with aggravated assault with a firearm in reference to a 2019 taking pictures and was discovered responsible of tried first-degree homicide and assault by a drive-by taking pictures associated to a July 2020 taking pictures.
“I need individuals to know who I’m. I need individuals to learn about me,” the 23-year-old added. “I need individuals to know after they take heed to me they’re listening to some actual shit. I need them to know I’m the actual deal. I’m not a faux.”
TBG affiliate Seven7Hardaway was shot and killed in September. In response to WBRZ, Hardaway — actual identify Stanley Wright — was focused in an armed assault at a Baton Rouge house complicated. No arrests have been made within the case.
Lit Yoshi and Hardaway staff up on the Lifetime of an Ape monitor “Drop Sum.” Stream the undertaking in full under.