A$AP Rocky found guilty of assault over Stockholm brawl

Rapper whose real name is Rakim Mayers given suspended sentence The US rapper A$AP Rocky has been found guilty of assault over his role in a street brawl in Stockholm and given a suspended sentence.The artist, whose real name is Rakim Mayers,...

A$AP Rocky found guilty of assault over Stockholm brawl

Rapper whose real name is Rakim Mayers given suspended sentence

The US rapper A$AP Rocky has been found guilty of assault over his role in a street brawl in Stockholm and given a suspended sentence.

The artist, whose real name is Rakim Mayers, had pleaded self-defence and said he had tried to avoid a confrontation with two men who he said were persistently following his entourage on 30 June in the Swedish capital. One of them picked a fight with one of Mayers’ bodyguards, the rapper told the Stockholm district court.

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