Scarface in Jail on Federal Charges

Published February 4, 2011

Scarface, born Brad Jordan, is facing four separate counts of failure to pay child support along with an unnamed federal charge, reports XXLmag.com. The iconic rapper, 40, is being held in Montgomery County Jail in Conroe, Texas, without bail.

Face started out in the mid-’80s as a member of the celebrated hip hop group the Geto Boys alongside partners-in-rhyme Willie D and Bushwick Bill. He also released a series of successful solo albums, including The Diary and The Last of a Dying Breed, solidifying his legendary status. His first official mixtape, Dopeman Music, came out last year. There was talk that he was working on a new album before his arrest.

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Written by BET-Staff

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