The New York Knicks know how important Bobby Shmurda is for the culture. The iconic professional basketball team is trending courtesy of a pic showing how the organization welcomed home the previously jailed rap star.
NY Knicks Welcome Bobby Shmurda Home
A must-see pic is circulating online showing Bobby’s face plastered onto a massive billboard outside of the Knicks’ Madison Square Garden arena.
“AH AH AHHHHHH “
Prior to getting locked up, Shmurda frequently showed love and appreciation for the Knicks courtesy of fresh outfits he rocked.
Meek Mill, Chris Brown + More Welcome Home Bobby Shmurda
Rap star Meek Mill, Chris Brown and Maino were some of the biggest names to give their props to Bobby following his prison release. They all took to social media to show major praise and welcome him back.
“SHMURDA HOME KING OF NEW YORK SH*T!! BIG BLOOD BUT I SALUTE A REAL LOC”
“Bobby back ….. we needed that”
“Welcome back to the Real!…Welcome Home Bobby!!!! Brooklyn ??????”
Bobby Shmurda Officially Free
Bobby Shmurda is big free. The hip-hop veteran has finally tasted freedom after spending over six years behind bars on a federal gun conviction. According to reports, Shmurda has officially put his prison days behind him. Footage has started to circulate online showing him talking to his mom through a FaceTime session.
Bobby Shmurda has reason to bust out the Shmurda Dance … he’s no longer behind bars after getting sprung early. The rapper was released from New York’s infamous Clinton Correctional Facility just before 8:30 Tuesday morning, which is about 10 months earlier than expected. Law enforcement sources tell TMZ … Shmurda will now be under parole supervision for the next 5 years until Feb. 23, 2026. (TMZ)
Shmurda’s mom has since hit up her social media pages with footage of her freed son.
“There are no words to explain the JOY in my ❤ God knows the way I Love my boys and I Thank him for bringing them both back to me in one piece the same way they left. I am so overwhelmed and in 6 years 2 months and 5 days and 5.5hrs I finally feel like myself again. God is so good and we are truly BLESSED!!!!”
Quavo Promised To Pick Up Shmurda From Prison
Bobby Shmurda was previously counting down the hours to his Feb. 23 release from Clinton Correctional Facility in New York. Atlanta rapper Quavo previously said he would be there to pick him up — possibly in his famous purple Lamborghini Aventador.
“I’m going to get my guy. I’m personally gonna go pick up Bobby Shmurda. I’m bout to go get him. I’m gonna let him show you how I’m gonna pick him up, yessir.” (Quavo)