Fans caught a first glimpse of the rapper, who was pardoned by Trump last month.
Kodak Black has new jewelry, new hair, and a new look after being just lately released from prison. The “ZEZE” rapper received a last-minute pardon from Donald Trump final month, commuting his 46-month prison sentence. On Jan. 23, he dropped his single “Final Day In” to rejoice in his freedom.
On Instagram, DJ Akademiks shared videos of Kodak’s new appearance. In keeping with the posts, the rapper has acquired several dazzling jewelry items since his launch and a gotten new tattoo inked on his brow. Followers also noticed Kodak’s longer hair and weight loss within the new clips.
Kodak served over a year in jail for falsifying information on federal kinds to buy guns. The Florida native was moved to a number of totally different services throughout his sentence after alleging abuse and mistreatment from guards.
“Kodak Black is a distinguished artist and community leader. This commutation is supported by quite a few spiritual leaders, together with Pastor Darrell Scott and Rabbi Schneur Kaplan,” a press launch from the White Home about his pardon read.
“Earlier than his conviction and after reaching success as a recording artist, Kodak Black grew to become deeply involved in quite a few philanthropic efforts. In actual fact, he had dedicated to supporting quite a lot of charitable efforts, equivalent to offering educational resources to college students and households of fallen law enforcement officers and the underprivileged.”
After being pardoned by Trump, Kodak thanked the former president on Twitter.
“I Want To Thank The President [Donald Trump] For His Commitment To Justice Reform And Shortening My Sentence,” he wrote. “I Additionally Need To Thank Everybody For Their Help And Love. It Means Extra Than You Will Ever Know. I Need To Continue Giving Again, Learning And Rising.”
Prior to his release, Kodak pledged to donate $1 million to charity if Trump pardoned him. According to his lawyer, in the short time that he’s been out, the rapper has pledged $100,000 to set up a scholarship fund and donated $50,000 to a small business fund.
See posts of Kodak’s new post-prison look below.
Kodak Black is back pic.twitter.com/btGRmv6DaE
— DJ Akademiks (@Akademiks) February 5, 2021