YNW Melly Facing Death Penalty In Florida

YNW MellyUS rap artist YNW Melly has garnered a huge amount of media attention since his single ‘Murder On My Mind’ was released in 2018. Demons was convicted of discharging a firearm in public and three counts of aggravated assault because he shot at a group of students by Vero Beach High School at 15-years-old. Demons never revealed the motive behind the shooting, and he served almost a year in prison for the charges.

The arrest came only a month after YNW Melly released ‘We All Shine’ : his biggest hit to date, which featured a sample from Kanye West. He’s also been arrested, and charged with two counts of first-degree murder.

Of course, not everyone follows the rules. Puerto Rico’s genre-bending Latin trap star Bad Bunny dropped a surprise album Christmas Eve, while Jacksonville’s Foolio braved a January 2 release date. Mid-month brought a flurry of albums from young rappers like Fijimacintosh and Comethazine, with YNW Melly managing more polish and depth than most.

While not much else is known regarding Melly’s new album, expect the project to touch on his split personalities, two of which are referenced in his Instagram caption via the #MellyVsMelvin” hashtag. The rapper has openly discussed his multiple personalities in the past. He released a song called ‘śMixed Personalities’ť with Kanye West in January of this year.

In February, police said forensic evidence led them to determine Demons as the suspect who gunned down the two men before he staged the killings as a drive-by with the help of Henry.

YNW Bortlen is accused of attempting to cover up the deaths as a drive-by shooting. Thomas went by the stage name YNW Juvy, while Williams was known as YNW Sakchaser.

223’s” was released several months later on 9LOKK’s Christmas mixtape, Lil Glokk That Stole Khristmas , before being rebranded as a YNW Melly cut and brought to major streaming platforms in August 2019.

On YNW Melly’s account, there have been several uploads of fan videos from TikTok. Many of the fans made a playful video, in light of the rapper’s personality.

YNW Melly was arrested after the deaths of Anthony Williams and Christopher Thomas Jr., both of Vero Beach, Florida, according to Miramar Police On October 26 at 4:35 a.m., police said, Henry drove up to the Memorial Miramar Hospital with both victims in the vehicle. They had multiple gunshot wounds and were pronounced dead at the hospital, police said.

After scoring several regional hits, 19-year-old rapper 9LOKKNINE (aka GLOKKNINE) is emerging from his hometown of Orlando thanks to an assist from fellow Floridian YNW Melly Their collaboration, 223’s,” became a viral sensation after being repackaged as a Melly song and growing into one of TikTok’s most recent memes.

YNW Melly’s friends , Anthony Williams AKA YNW Sakchaser, and Christopher Thomas Jr. AKA YNW Juvy, were shot and killed in October last year. They were each reportedly shot multiple times, and driven to Memorial Miramar Hospital, where they were pronounced dead shortly after arrival. Sakchaser was 21, and Juvy was 19.

Nas’ discography of studio albums has reached double-digits since the release of Nasir in 2018 but given this span, his fans and hip-hop aficionados continue to herald the impact of his debut album Illmatic. Celebrating 25 years this year, the Cherry Wine” rapper raised a glass in commemoration of this milestone by previously hosting a Symphony Orchestra performance and receiving accolades along the way.

Following the success of Murder On My Mind,” Demons obtained a manager. He also began collaborating with established rappers including Kanye West, Kodak Black, Tee Grizzley, and Lil B.

Police said in February that the rapper, whose real name is Jamell Demons, staged the crime scene with accomplice Cortlen Henry to make it appear like the two men had been killed in a brutal drive-by shooting.

Miramar Police Department announced the murder charges against him on social media, saying Mr Demons had been arrested for murder alongside another man named Cortlen Henry – who uses the rap name YNW Bortlen.

In late 2017, while still incarcerated, Demons released his first project, an EP called Collect Call, which contained features from numerous well-known artists, including Lil B and John Wicks. In 2018, he released the singles “Virtual (Blue Balenciagas)”, “Melly the Menace”, and “Slang That Iron”. Other singles include “4 Real”, “Butter Pecan”, and “Medium Fries”. 11 The respective music videos have amassed 26 million, 16 million and 11 million views on YouTube , as of January 2019.

Two weeks ago, the 19-year-old South Florida sing-rapper and Kanye West collaborator was arrested in the double murder of two of his friends, Anthony Williams and Christopher Thomas Jr. And last week, it was reported that Melly, whose real name is Jamell Demons, is now also a suspect in the 2017 murder of Indian River County Sheriff’s Department deputy Gary Chambliss, who was off-duty at the time of his death. Melly’s story keeps getting more and more disturbing, and now some gruesome details about that double-murder case have come out.

Police arrested YNW Melly and another man, Cortlen Henry, in February, charging them with two counts of murder. Police said YNW Melly fatally shot his friends and then staged the crime scene to look like a drive-by shooting.

The rise and fall of YNW Mell y has been one of the biggest headlines of the year The rapper emerged with “Murder On My Mind” which became an even bigger hit after he was arrested and charged for murder Despite his current status behind bars, it appears as though he’s recorded enough music to keep his career afloat while he awaits trial.

The 19-year-old rising star was first arrested and charged with two counts of first-degree murder in Florida on February 13 after Anthony Williams and Christopher Thomas Jr were shot dead on 26 October last year.


The victims, Christopher Thomas Jr and Anthony Williams, were both rappers from the same Florida-based crew. Demons was also arrested in January on two misdemeanor drug charges. His tour was scheduled to kick off on Valentine’s Day in Phoenix, Arizona.

The troubling case for the young rapper YNW Melly has made new developments in the Sunshine State, but first I’ll provide a bit of preface on the situation. Born Jamell Maurice Demons on May 1, 1999 in Gifford, Florida, YNW Melly is a young hip-hop artist facing two felony murder charges of the first degree in the state of Florida.

Jamell Maurice Demons (born May 1, 1999), known professionally as YNW Melly, is an American rapper, singer and songwriter from Gifford, Florida 3 He is best known for his songs ” Murder on My Mind ” and ” Mixed Personalities ” featuring Kanye West His single “Murder on My Mind” is considered YNW Melly’s breakout which garnered even further attention after the rapper was charged with double murder. He released his debut album We All Shine on January 17, 2019, which received a positive response from critics.

Jamell Maurice Demons was born May 1, 1999, in Gifford, Florida to a 14-year-old single mother. His mother and grandmother raised him, and they struggled with a life of poverty. Demons always loved music, and he admired Chris Brown and Michael Jackson. He also became fascinated with guns in 4th grade after finding his uncle’s revolver. He says he took the weapon with him everywhere, including school.

In January 2019, Demons released his sophomore project, We All Shine including the Kanye West-assisted, Mixed Personalities.” Both of his albums streamed very well, and people thought Demons would land a spot in the coveted 2019 XXL Freshman Class. Since March 2019, Demons has accumulated over 200 million streams on Spotify.

Melvin’s not an alter ego; it’s a person. I got mixed personalities. It’s another person,” says Demons during an interview. Melly is the joker. He’s just the one that everybody loves, and he loves everybody. Melvin is the one that protects Melly from the wrong people.” In all, the rapper has said that he has a total of six personalities in his head, with Melly and Melvin being two of them. According to him, the remaining four will be revealed to public at the right time.

A recent post via Saycheese IG revealed that YNW Melly has written over 150 songs while in jail over the last 7 months.” What’s even more impressive, two years ago he wrote hit records Blue Balenciagas & Murder On My Mind” while incarcerated. The rapper seems to have an astonishing number of fans who believe he is being framed for the murders, and as such, they are anxious to see the rapper released from prison.

Even though Demons remains behind bars without the possibility of bail, his music continues to stream well. Murder On My Mind” reached number one on U.S. Apple Music in February 2019 and certified double platinum in March. He also recently appeared in the new single, Pull Up” by Lil Keed featuring Lil Uzi Vert, released in May 2019.

The charges stem from the October 26th, 2018 shooting death of two other members of the YNW crew, 21-year-old Anthony YNW Sakchaser” Williams and 19-year-old Christopher YNW Juvy” Thomas Jr. Prosecutors allege that Demons and fellow rapper YNW Bortlen (Cortlen Henry) committed the murders and staged them to look like a drive-by shooting before the latter drove them to a nearby hospital. Police say it was Demons who pulled the trigger.

The post, depicting Demons in his orange prison jumpsuit smiling and talking on the phone during a prison visit, comes with the caption: Album on the way everybody. Y’all ready #MellyVsMelvin.” The hashtag refers to two of his split personalities, which the American rapper has openly talked about.

Court documents obtained reveal that camera footage and phone records do not coincide with YNW Bortlen’s account of the night, and evidence from the autopsy contradicts YNW Melly’s statements. They were also suspicious Snapchat messages from YNW Melly referenced in the court documents. Both YNW Melly and YNW Bortlen pleaded not guilty to the charges.

The Florida rapper is facing the death penalty for the double murder of YNW Juvy and YNW Sakchaser. The rapper was arrested for the shooting alongside another man, Cortlen Henry.

There is no official indication of any change in the charges against Melly. In a booking report , Melly is accused of shooting Juvy and Sakchaser on October 30, 2018 for financial gain. The murders allegedly took place inside of a Jeep Compass — Melly and his associate YNW Bortlen allegedly drove around with the bodies before Bortlen drove them to Memorial Hospital Miramar at 4:30 a.m. and claimed to have been hit by a drive-by shooting. Discrepancies in the mens’ accounts and the evidence began to emerge soon after police began their investigation. Bortlen is also charged with the double murder.



With the success of “223s” and the anticipation for Melly vs. Melvin, YNW Melly got on the phone to share a special message to his fans thanking them for the ongoing support. “Man, what it is? You already know who it is. It’s ya boy YNW Melly and I just wanted to shout out and thank all my fans and all the DJs spinnin’ my record. ‘223s’ featuring 9lokknine I really appreciate it. I couldn’t do it without y’all,” he said. “I just wanted to let y’all know, I went gold in less than a month.” He assured fans that he has new music tucked in the stash, adding that his new album, Melly Vs. Melvin is coming soon.

YNW Melly is keeping busy as he awaits trial on double murder charges. The embattled rapper will be dropping a new album titled, Melly Vs. Melvin, he announced on Instagram Friday (Aug. 9).

The rapper, 19, has worked with such music artists as Kanye West. If convicted, Melly faces the death penalty He has pleaded not guilty to the double murder charges.

The arrest came only a month after YNW Melly released ‘We All Shine’ : his biggest hit to date, which featured a sample from Kanye West. He’s also been arrested, and charged with two counts of first-degree murder.

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