Akon Says Suge Knight Snitched On His Ex-Team Member After Catching Infamous Beatdown

HipHop News Posted on August 26, 2020 at 8:46am

Akon Says Suge Knight Snitched On His Ex-Team Member After Catching Infamous Beatdown

The "Locked Up" artist also admitted he had to pay off the former Death Row CEO so he wouldn't send his friend Robert "Jah" Carnes Jr. to prison.

Akon recently sat down with VladTV to discuss a myriad of topics, including Eminem and the infamous 2009 Suge Knight beatdown. The incident went down at private party inside the W Hotel in Scottsdale, Arizona where the former Death Row Records CEO was attending a private party for NBA All-Star weekend.

According to TMZ, police were called to the scene by hotel security who were concerned about a potential fight brewing between two groups in the VIP area. Once officers arrived, they saw a man punch Knight “two times in the head” and officers were forced to employ tasers to “quell the fight.”.centered-ad {

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Suspect and music manager Robert “Jah” Carnes, Jr. — who was part of Akon’s team at the time — was charged with one count of felony aggravated assault “due to the severity of the victim’s injuries.” Another man, identified as Thomas “Two Ts” Anderson Jr., was arrested on suspicion of assault and disorderly conduct. While speaking to DJ Vlad, Akon opened up about that night, which apparently went south after Knight confronted him (once again) about a $12,500 debt he had with embattled producer Detail. 

“I’m throwing this huge party at the W,” Akon recalled. “We up there, it’s me Jah, Two T’s, Big D — these are all my guys — and we partying, having a great time. Suge comes with his homie, his girlfriend and I think


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