On January 15, 2013, Cozart was taken into custody after his video interview with Pitchfork showed Keef visiting a gun range handling a firearm. He was sentenced to two months in a juvenile detention.


On January 17, 2013 Chief Keef was sued by a Washington, DC based promotion company Team Major, LLC for missing a show in London.

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On May 13, 2013 a a judge ordered Keef to pay $2,600 a month in child support plus $500 in day care expenses and $10,400 in previously unpaid support from a lawsuit in January by Keef's baby mother.


On May 20, 2013 Chief Keef was arrested in DeKalb County, Georgia for smoking weed in an upscale hotel


On May 28, 2013 Chief Keef was arrested for going 110 mph in a 55 mph zone


On June 17, 2013 Chief Keef was Keef was arrested for misdemeanor trespassing charges.

*5. Chief Keef "I Don't Like," Back from the Dead (2012)

It's the song that helped jumpstart the 16-year-old Chicago phenomenon and put even more eyes on the Windy City's already burgeoning scene. The single even caught the attention of fellow Chi-Town rep Kanye West, who decided to remix the track alongside G.O.O.D Music's Pusha and Big Sean with a brand new verse from Keef. Rumors persisted that Birdman wanted to add Keef to YMCMB's ever-expanding roster, but Interscope won the bidding war in the end. Bang, bang!

On June 19, 2013 A warrant was issued for Chief Keef in Miami following an incident in 2012 regarding marijuana possession.

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“Me and my niggas we ballin’/We don't do no talkin’/I see it, I want it, I bought it/In my closet ’bout 40/Pulling up in my foreigns”“Kay Kay”

In June Keef was served with a paternity lawsuit that was filed in Cook County Circuit Court by 29-year-old Erica Early who claimed Keef fathered her daughter, born on Jan. 28.


In September a Chicago judge issued a warrant for the rapper’s arrest for falling behind on his child support in excess of $20,000.

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“I'm a rich ass nigga, Hallelujah/Broke niggas we see right through ya/Bitch, Chief Sosa getting that mula”“Hallelujah”

In September, Keef was also sued for failure to pay two months rent on his Illinois mansion.

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“I ain't worried bout you shorty/I'm so used to ballin’/I dont even want you darlingWhy do you be calling?”“No Tomorrow”

On October 15, 2013 Chief Keef was sent to jail for probation violation that took place a few months ago when Keef tested positive for weed.


On November 6, 2013 Sosa returned to jail for violating his probation and ordered to attended drug rehab for 90 days


On February 4, 2014 Sosa was sued by Kim Productions for missing a breast cancer benefit in June 2013


Chief Keef just can't stay out of trouble. He was pulled over in Highland Park, IL on March 5 for driving his 2010 Jeep Cherokee with expired tags and has been charged with a DUI, driving on a suspended license and cited for having no proof of insurance. It's pretty evident that ever since his gun range incident back in Jan. 2013, Keef can't catch a break. Let's review Sosa's rough year.