Two more years in jail time added today (July 18th), after failing to pay over $3 million to the IRS.
According to Allhiphop.com, Ja Rule was accused of failing to pay the IRS millions of dollars in taxable income that was earned from 2004 to 2006.
According to The Associated Press, the jail time will run concurrently with his two year sentence for attempted criminal possession of a weapon, stemming from a July, 2007 incident.
The new jail time means that job role could serve an extra 4 to 12 months in prison for the tax violation.
"I in no way attempted to deceive the government or do anything illegal," Ja Rule said, reports the AP.
"I was a young man who made a lot of money -- I'm getting a little choked up -- I didn't know how to deal with these finances….
Rule's previous sentance was pushed back by the judge so he could finish his album in order to satisfy the IRS.
According to Allhiphop.com, DMX will remain incarcerated, after jail officials in Yuma State Prison found the rapper with drugs behind bars.
According to reports, DMX has been cited for drug possession, failing and refusing a drug test and smoking, all during his incarceration.
The rapper, who was supposed to be released from jail on Wednesday (July 13th), will be locked up for at least another week and possibly longer.
DMX, born Earl Simmons, was sentenced to a year in prison in December of 2010, for failing to report to his probation officer and refusing to undergo drug treatment.
The rapper has been arrested six times in Maricopa County, Arizona, alone and at least once every year, since 1999.
Rap star Ja Rule spent his last full night of freedom in the recording studio yesterday evening (June 7th).
Ja, who's working on his upcoming album Pain is Love 2, is scheduled to surrender to police today (June 8th) to begin a prison stretch for attempted possession of a weapon.
Today (June 8th), the rapper will begin a 2 1/2 year prison sentence for possession of a gun, after a show in New York City in July of 2007.
"I'll be in jail making it pop," a somber Ja Rule said. "Lifting weights, playing some basketball, ping pong, s**t jail ni**as do. I'ma have to change my whole motherf**kin swag," Ja Rule said." I'ma have to be like the ill motherf**kin ping pong ni**a in jail."
In the video clip Ja Rule thanks his family friends and fans for their continued support.
"Much love to the fans, I love y'all for holding me down throughout the years," Ja Rule said.
The rapper is also working on a new album that will be released post-prison, titled F**k Fame.
T.I. was reprimanded in prison, after security guards caught the Atlanta rapper engaged in a sexual act with his wife, Tameka "Tiny" Cottle.
The rap star is serving a year-long sentence at Arkansas State Prison for violating the terms of his previous probation, stemming from an incident in September of 2010, when he and his wife were busted for possession of ecstasy in Los Angeles.
According to TMZ.com, guards caught T.I. and Tiny engaged in the sexual act during regular visiting hours at the prison, which adheres to strict guidelines when it comes to prisoners and visitors.
As a result of their sexual escapade, T.I. was sent to a "Special Housing Unit" for an undetermined amount of time.
Earlier this week T.I who just got out of prison 6 months ago was sent back to the big house to serve an 11 month sentence for breaking his probation and getting caught with drugs last month. Well today Lil Wayne was officially released from a New York City Jail at around 8:30 this morning. Weezy served 8 months for a gun charge he caught back in 2007. Rumors had been circling that his release would be delayed be a day or so. However, he is a free man as well as currently having the number one album in the country with "I am Not A Human Being" which was released on his birthday 9/27.
Everyone wanted to know what's the first thing Wayne was gonna do now that he's out, other than going to see family, Some assumed he would head right back into a recording studio. But according to Young Money Records' president Mack Maine, Lil Wayne will head to Miami instead for a "welcome home" party at a strip club.....Get it in Weezy, Get it in! lol
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