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Meek Mill, freed from prison, has his biggest audience ever

April 24, 2018 GMT

By Staff

It’s not hard to find examples of rappers who have spent time behind bars and emerged with their careers intact.

In fact, it’s a time-honored tradition in a genre in which authentic experience on the streets is prized. Tupac Shakur released the most popular albums of his career after serving eight months for sexual assault in 1995, and Gucci Mane topped the charts this year after spending five months in lockup in 2017.

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