Today In Hip-Hop: Max B Is Sentenced To 75 Years In Prison

On this day, September 3, in hip-hop history... 2009: Harlem rapper, Max B was sentenced to 75 years in prison for his role in planning the armed robbery, kidnapping and murder of David Taylor on September 3, 2009. According to authorities, Max B, who's real name is Charly Wingate, had sent his ex-girlfriend, Gina Conway, and her stepbrother, Kelvin Leerdam, in 2006 to a Holiday Inn to rob two men in Fort Lee, New Jersey. After ambushing and restraining one of the men, Allen "Jay" Plowden, Conway and Leerdam shot Plowden's partner, David Taylor, at point-blank range in the head when he ...

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