Secret Recording Captures XXXTentacion Confessing to Abuse, Stabbings

Pitchfork has obtained a recording from the Miami-Dade County sheriff’s workplace of late rapper XXXTentacion confessing to varied violent crimes. He had been charged with aggravated battery of a pregnant sufferer, home battery by strangulation, false imprisonment, and witness tampering, however maintained his innocence up till his demise. On the newly revealed tape, made across the time of his October 2016 arrest, XXXTentacion might be heard discussing the ex-girlfriend he's accused of abusing. “I began fucking her up as a result of she made one mistake. And from there, the entire cycle went down. Now she’s scared. That lady is scared for her life. Which I perceive,” he might be heard saying within the audio, which authorities say was obtained from an acquaintance of the late rapper.

He additionally talked concerning the a number of stabbings he’d been accused of, “I’m on New Times for stabbing, how many individuals they put within the information? They mentioned three, it was eight.” Later, the rapper appears to attempt to justify his actions by recounting his personal traumas, “You ever seen anyone get their tongue minimize out? … You ever seen anyone get raped? … You ever seen anyone attempt to kill your mother in entrance of you?”