Wyclef Jean releases video claiming he was wrongly arrested by the LAPD

Wyclef Jean releases video claiming he was wrongly arrested by the LAPD

Haitian rapper and singer Wyclef Jean tweeted out a video showing him handcuffed by a police car and accusing the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) of “another case of mistaken identity,” on 21 March.The video shows the musician in handcuffs, with Jean claiming he had been wrongly detained by officers for a robbery at a gas station. According to Jean’s tweet, a “black man in a bandana” committed the crime, and believes police targeted him because he was wearing a Haitian bandana while recording at a studio in LA.The LAPD have yet to comment on the arrest, but support and outrage for the rapper has flooded in. Some Twitter responses to the clip have been compiled below. 1 day ago
Rock n roll legend Chuck Berry dies, aged 90

Rock n roll legend Chuck Berry dies, aged 90

Rock n roll legend Chuck Berry has died aged 90. He was found unresponsive at his home in St. Charles County, Missouri.Chuck Berry was born in 1926 and learnt to play the blues guitar as a teenager. He formed his first band in 1952 and worked on new songs all his life.Musicians around the world paid tribute to the late singer. Berry is survived by his wife of 68 years Themetta Toddy Suggs and four children. 4 days ago