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Shawn Setaro


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Past articles by Shawn:

YNW Melly Accused of Planning to Escape From Jail

The incarcerated Florida rapper has been accused of plotting with a second inmate to have one of his lawyers smuggle in handcuff keys, in hopes of escaping. → Read More

The Best Christmas Rap Songs

From DMX’s “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” to Gucci Mane’s “Jingle Bales” here’s a list of our 21 favorite Christmas rap songs of all time. → Read More

Dallas Rapper Lil Loaded Arrested for Murder

Police allege “6locc 6a6y” rapper Lil Loaded killed an 18-year-old man last month. → Read More

Source Claims Tory Lanez Told Megan Thee Stallion ‘Dance, B*tch’ Before Firing at Her Feet

A source close to the situation claims that Tory Lanez told Megan Thee Stallion "dance, b*tch" before allegedly shooting her and offering money to keep quiet. → Read More

6ix9ine’s ‘TattleTales’ Has No Clear Reason to Exist

6ix9ine’s new album ‘TattleTales’ has no clear reason to exist. Here’s our review. → Read More

Government Recommends 6ix9ine's Kidnapper Get 30 Years to Life in Prison

The feds want Anthony "Harv" Ellison, convicted of kidnapping Tekashi 6ix9ine, to spend at least 30 years behind bars. → Read More

Bobby Shmurda’s Parole Hearing Has Been Delayed

Bobby Shmurda was originally scheduled to appear before the New York State Board of Parole sometime during the week of August 17. Now there's a new date. → Read More

‘It’s Way More Than Drill’: Inside Sheff G and Sleepy Hallow’s Winners Circle

Sheff G and Sleepy Hallow, two of the brightest talents of Brooklyn's drill scene, have teamed up with RCA Records for their Winners Circle crew. → Read More

How Boldy James Made His Griselda Debut With Help From Jay Versace and Westside Gunn

Complex caught up with Boldy James, Westside Gunn, and Jay Versace about how Boldy's Griselda debut, 'The Versace Tape,' came together. → Read More

Bobby Shmurda’s Parole Hearing Set for Mid-August

A Department of Corrections and Community Supervision (DOCCS) official tells Complex when Bobby Shmurda's parole hearing will take place. → Read More

10 Predictions for Snoop Dogg and DMX’s ‘Verzuz’ Battle

On Wednesday night, DMX will face Snoop Dogg in a 'Battle of the Dogs' edition of the 'Verzuz' series. Here are 10 predictions. → Read More

7 Takeaways From DJ Khaled and Drake’s New Songs

DJ Khaled and Drake released two new songs called "Popstar" and "Greece." Here are 7 takeaways and first impressions. → Read More

6ix9ine Plans to Release an Album in August and Make Public Appearances, According to Lawyer

Complex spoke with Tekashi 6ix9ine's attorney Lance Lazzaro, who revealed the rapper's plan to drop an album in August and make public appearances. → Read More

The Best Rap Verses of 2020 (So Far)

From Benny the Butcher's "Frank Lucas" to Freddie Gibbs' "1985," these are Complex's picks for the best rap verses of 2020 (so far). → Read More

Kendrick Lamar’s Best Verses, Ranked

From the third verse on "King Kunta" to his guest verse on "Control," Kendrick Lamar has delivered many standout verses in his career. These are his best. → Read More

Artists Who Are Standing Against Racism and Police Brutality With Their Music

Artists have been sharing music that stands against police brutality and racism following the deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery. → Read More

Megan Thee Stallion's Label Attempts to Get Her Lawsuit Tossed Out

Carl Crawford, head of 1501 Certified Entertainment, wants the court to dismiss Megan's recent legal action. → Read More

The Best Spotify Playlists Right Now

From 'New Music Friday' to Complex's own 'Best New Music,' these are the best playlists on Spotify right now. → Read More

Former Nine Trey Godfather in 6ix9ine Case Denied Early Release Amid Coronavirus Concerns

Roland "Ro Murda" Martin "continues to pose a danger to the community," the judge ruled. → Read More

Defendant in 6ix9ine Case Denied Early Prison Release Amid Coronavirus Concerns

Denard Butler's criminal history "reflects a pattern of violent and dangerous conduct," says the judge. → Read More