Rappers are not the smartest group of people on the planet. Maybe it’s all the weed they smoke. 25-year-old rapper Yung Joc (A.K.A. Jasiel Robinson) was arrested at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport for carrying a loaded gun in his carry-on bag. Yung Joc was arrested at about 6:20 a.m. Sunday before boarding a Delta Air Lines flight. Police found a semiautomatic handgun and ammunition in Robinson's carry-on bag. Yung Joc claimed he didn't know the weapon was there, however, he was charged with the felony on Sunday. He was released on $50,000 bond Monday and is scheduled to be arraigned today. Yung Joc featuring Gorilla Zoe - Coffee Shop
Badboy rapper Yung Joc, who already has two automobile-related companies, as well as a sunglasses line which will be debuting soon called Claudio St. James, has inked a one-off deal through Jive Records, for his new imprint Swagg Team Entertainment Joc recently put his money where his mouth is by with signing upcoming R&B singer Traeyon, whose as-yet-untitled debut CD is scheduled to be released early 2009. Rappers come a dime a dozen," Joc explains signing Traeyon. "I wasn't planning on signing an R&B artist, but it dawned on me that a good vocalist is what the game is missing…Knowing that I am a hard worker, I saw those talents in him when I saw him." Traeyon has been setting Atlanta on fire with his debut solo single "V.I.P." featuring Yung Joc, where Trae croons with heartfelt conviction atop a snap-infused dance track. The Atlanta rapper's sophomore album, 2007's "Hustlenomics," has sold 197,000 copies in the United States to date, according to Nielsen SoundScan.