“He told me that in front of [former manager and Nine Trey Gangsta Blood] Shotti and them n-ggas. They was standing right there with him. ‘Yo Joe, I’m not really doing this. I’m not a gangster. This is all for promotion.’”

Fat Joe said he told him if he was doing these things, he would be going to jail, but 6ix9ine assured him that wasn’t the case. Not long after, he learned 6ix9ine, Kifano “Shotti” Jordan, Anthony “Harv” Ellison and several others were arrested.