Today in Hip-Hop: Remy Ma Is Released From Prison

On this day, July 31, in hip-hop history... 2014: Bronx rapper Remy Ma was released from prison on July 31, 2014 after serving a six year sentence. Born Reminisce Smith, Remy was always a firecracker and definitely one to go down swinging. With calculated bars and boastful hit singles like 2006's "Conceited," the Terror Squad member seemed to be on the fast track to success in, at the time, was a less crowded lane of female MC's. But in 2007, all that changed when Remy was involved in an early morning nightclub shooting in New York. On July 13, 2007, a shooting occurred ...

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