Bobby Shmurda has been released from prison.
After spending nearly seven years behind bars, GS9 rapper Bobby Shmurda has finally been released from Clinton Correctional Facility in upstate New York.
“Thank you for remaining loyal and for riding this six year sentence out with me,” he wrote on his Instagram story on Monday, Feb. 22. “I love you all and look forward to seeing you.”
Law enforcement sources tell TMZ … Shmurda will now be under parole supervision for the next 5 years until Feb. 23, 2026.
Bobby got his conditional release date moved forward by the prison’s Time Allowance Committee, for good behavior and his participation in prison programs.
According to his mother, Leslie Pollard, fans won’t have to wait long for new music from the “Hot N**ga” rapper as Bobby is eager to get back into the studio.
Bobby Shmurda, whose legal name is Ackquille Pollard, was sentenced to seven years in prison in 2016 after pleading guilty to conspiracy and weapons possession in connection with his involvement with the GS9 gang.
Bobby has been behind bars for about six years and was denied parole in mid-September.
During an interview with Billboard, Quavo vowed to personally pick up Bobby Shmurda from prison and he did exactly that.
“I’m going to get my guy,” he told Billboard. “I’m personally gonna go pick up Bobby Shmurda. I’m ‘bout to go get him. I’m gonna let him show you how I’m gonna pick him up, yessir. It’s gonna be big.”
Turning up in style, Quavo brought Bobby home in a private jet. Welcome home.