Tay K Fingered To Death
Tay K Fingered to Death
Earlier this month, rapper Tay K fingered to death after being found guilty of sexually assaulting two women. The two women, who are now suing the singer, allege that the rapper touched them and then raped them. The singer was also sentenced to 55 years in prison and a $1 million fine.
‘the race’ hit the hot 100
Known as Taymor McIntyre to his fans, Tay K is a teen who rapped under the moniker Daytona Boyz before moving on to the big time. According to court documents, the rapper was involved in a home invasion robbery that ended in murder, but not a murder by the standard measure.
Tay K was found guilty of the aforementioned robbery and sentenced to a 55 year sentence. His co-defendants are also facing legal tumult. One is convicted of a less serious charge while another was convicted of the more heinous act of forming a gang. Tay K was also ordered to wear an ankle monitor.
Tay K hasn’t toured the scene in the last few years and hasn’t released any music since his arrest. His legal woes include a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the family of photographer Mark Anthony Saldivar. In addition, Tay’s incarceration has had a negative impact on the family’s finances. The family is suing Tay in a civil lawsuit for a whopping $1 million.
‘the race’ appeared on the Billboard Hot 100
Upon its release, Tay K’s “The Race” was an instant viral hit. In fact, it has over 19 million views on YouTube, making it one of the most popular rap songs of all time.
It was also the subject of a large online rallying cry, the #FREETAYK campaign. As a result, Tay K was released from custody on house arrest. He was eventually convicted of murder and was sentenced to 55 years in prison.
Tay K’s “The Race” song was also used on the hit show “Atlanta”. It has also been remixed by several hip-hop musicians. Other artists who have remixed the song include Lil Bibby, Lil Yachty, and XXXTentacion.
The subject matter of the song was also entered into evidence during Tay’s trial. This included the lyrics of the song, the official music video, and screenshots of the video. These were then introduced into the courtroom, along with Tay’s social media accounts.
The song also was accompanied by a very impressive video, which racked up over 45 million views since its debut. The video is an amalgamation of Tay’s life and art.
‘the race’ sentenced to 55 years in prison
Earlier this week, Tay-K was found guilty of murder and aggravated robbery, and was sentenced to 55 years in prison. While the sentence will run concurrently, Tay-K’s sentence is based on three robbery charges. In addition to the murder and aggravated robbery, Tay-K was convicted of two counts of aggravated robbery for other people in the home.
The rapper was arrested in June 2017, and was placed under house arrest. His ankle bracelet was cut off and he began running away. On June 30, he was apprehended in New Jersey. The United States Marshals Service brought him back to Texas. In November, Tay-K was indicted on a second murder charge.
Prosecutors played Tay-K’s Instagram photos and album covers during his trial. They also entered the lyrics from the song “The Race” into evidence. The video for the song has over 174 million views on YouTube. It was certified platinum by the RIAA in January. It has also received remixes from Lil Yachty and Tyga.
‘the race’ sentenced to life in prison
‘The Race’ singer Tay K has been sentenced to 55 years in prison for the murder of Ethan Walker, a 21-year-old in Mansfield, Texas. Tay K and his associate Latharian Merritt were implicated in the shooting. They were co-conspirators on the robbery and murder. Merritt was also sentenced to life in prison for the capital murder.
The trial took place in Tarrant County, Texas, and lasted just one week. The jury took three hours to reach a verdict. Tay K was found guilty of three counts of aggravated robbery and one count of capital murder. He was also found guilty of aggravated robbery by threats. He is currently in the Tarrant County Lon Evans Correction Center in Fort Worth, Texas.
Tay K has been locked up for years. His manager recently confirmed that Tay K will not be sentenced to the death penalty in his upcoming capital murder trial. The rapper’s real name is Taymor McIntyre. Tay K was born in Long Beach, California and grew up in Arlington, Texas. His father was reportedly a member of the infamous Blocc Compton Crip.