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Young Buck

David Darnell Brown (born March 15, 1981), also known as Young Buck, is an American Southern rapper. Buck is a former member of the hip hop groups UTP Playas & G-Unit. He currently resides as president of his own record label, Ca$hville Records. As of August 6, 2012 Young Buck is serving 18 months in Yazoo City Medium Security Federal Prison for gun possession. Around the age of twelve, Brown began rapping because he was inspired by a Miami friend named Clay Cole. Jealous of his friend's talent, he wanted to beat him no matter what he had to give up. At the same time Clay Cole moved to Tallahassee, Fla., Brown began recording in a real studio. Shortly thereafter, he was given an opportunity to perform for Brian "Baby" Williams, co-founder of Cash Money Records. After several years on and off of Cash Money Records, Brown and fellow rapper Juvenile decided to leave the label for good in 2000 and go to UTP Records, where Brown stayed until 2003. One of his early appearances was on the song "Memphis," where he was featured along with Three 6 Mafia, Project Pat, and other southern rappers. His deal with UTP later led to a meeting with New York rapper 50 Cent, who later signed him to

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Young Buck -- Judge Not that Pee-o'd Over Fake Urine Test

Young Buck
Judge Not that Pee-o'd Over Fake Urine Test

Young Buck will not be going to prison for playing dirty with his pee. Buck was facing 5 years for trying to pass off someone else's urine as his own during a random drug test in his weapons… READ MORE >

Young Buck -- Urine Big Trouble Now

Young Buck
Urine Big Trouble Now

Young Buck could go to prison for faking a piss. The rapper -- who is on a probation -- used someone else's urine to pass a drug test ... so claims his probation officer. The P.O. says Buck… READ MORE >

- 10 days ago
Young Buck -- It’s Snoop Dogg’s Fault I Faked My Drug Test!

Young Buck
It’s Snoop’s Fault I Faked My Drug Test!

1:00 PM PST -- Young Buck tells TMZ, "It's nobody's fault but my own."   Young Buck couldn’t resist smoking weed with Snoop Dogg while on probation ... and now the G-Unit rapper… READ MORE >

- 105 days ago
Young Buck Fails To Pee On Schedule -- Urine Trouble Now!

Young Buck
Fails To Pee On Schedule Urine Trouble Now!

Young Buck may have a little performance anxiety ... he's missed two court-ordered urine tests and has now been warned ... third time will NOT be a charm.Buck -- who's on probation for gun… READ MORE >

- 465 days ago
Rapper Young Buck -- Out Of Bankruptcy -- His Friends Get (Rhymes With Bucked)

Rapper Young Buck
Out Of Bankruptcy His Friends Get (Rhymes with Bucked)

Rapper Young Buck is a new man ... he's about to emerge from bankruptcy with a clean slate ... but creditor/good friend 50 Cent doesn't even get 50 cents.Get this ... 50 had loaned Buck $300k, and… READ MORE >

- 714 days ago
Young Buck -- Rapper Checks into Prison

Young Buck
Rapper Checks into Prison See You in 18 Months!

Young Buck is back in prison ... TMZ has learned the former G-Unit rapper has officially begun his 18-month sentence for gun possession. Sources connected to the rapper tell us ... moments ago,… READ MORE >

- 1122 days ago
Young Buck -- Heading to PRISON for Gun Possession

Young Buck
Heading to PRISON for Gun Possession

Young Buck won't be a free man much longer -- TMZ has learned the rapper has agreed to serve 18 months in prison for gun possession, following a massive IRS raid on his Nashville home in… READ MORE >

- 1199 days ago
Young Buck -- I Just Got Evicted!!!

Young Buck
I Just Got Evicted!!!

Young Buck is in SERIOUS trouble -- the rapper has been evicted from his Tennessee mansion ... AND the I.R.S is still on his ass for more than $300k in unpaid taxes. TMZ has learned ... the former… READ MORE >

- 1200 days ago
Rapper Young Buck -- Shot at 11 Times in Attempted Drive-by

Young Buck
Shot at 11 Times in Attempted Drive-by

A woman riding in the passenger seat of an SUV driven by Young Buck was shot in the shoulder early this morning when another car drove alongside and opened fire, but the rapper was unharmed… READ MORE >

- 1278 days ago
Rapper Young Buck: I'm Bankrupt ... Not Broke!

Rapper Young Buck:
I'm Bankrupt ... Not Broke!

TMZ has learned ... platinum rapper Young Buck has filed for Chapter 13 bankruptcy, but dude insists it's "not because I am broke."Buck -- whose Nashville home was raided by Federal agents over a… READ MORE >

- 1828 days ago

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