Akon recently stopped by VladTV for an exclusive interview with his new Konvict Kartel artist, OG Boo Dirty, who spoke about beating a murder charge, his beef with Yo Gotti’s entourage, and much more.
When asked how he linked up with OG Boo Dirty, Akon revealed that it was his brother who turned him on to the Memphis rapper, who spoke about his rise from facing murder charges to being signed to Akon. OG Boo Dirty explained that he was a target in Memphis after being known as one of the biggest gang members in the city, adding that he was taken into custody on word of mouth.
After facing attempted murder charges and 30 years in prison, OG Boo Dirty said that he took the case to trial and hired one of the best lawyers in the city. The trial only lasted one day before it was dismissed for lack of evidence. Since being released, OG Boo Dirty said that he met Akon, who helped him clean up his life, which included the rapper going to church and starting a youth football league.
To hear more of what Akon and OG Boo Dirty had to say, including details surrounding OG Boo Dirty’s entourage beefing with Yo Gotti’s entourage, hit the above clip.