rapper YOU and wife TinyKing’s son has reportedly been arrested, and the news came amid a recent backlash from fans on Instagram, who called out the teen for “trying to be a gangster.”
On Wednesday night, a mugshot began circulating online of 18-year-old King Harris, however knowledge of his charges or the agency that arrested him was not immediately known until Thursday.
Harris, who has apparently already been released from custody, posted a video on IG after his arrest saying “everyone who says n***** is trying to be a gang member. I’m not asking the police to stop me, you’re fucking blacks.”
“I’m not asking the police to stop me,” says TI and Tiny’s son after arrest
“Everyone who says niggas is trying to be a gangbanger. I’m not asking the police to stop me, you f*cking blacks,” Harris wrote on IG after his arrest. “I’m back. fuck 12!! A lil minor set bacc fa a major come bacc,” she continued in a separate Instagram post, accompanied by a photo of him raising his middle finger.
The son of hip hop and reality royalty Tip Harris (TI) and Tameka Harris responded to critics and appeared to brush off the arrest in a separate ID post: “I’m bacc. fuck 12!! A small minor set bacc (for) a major eats bacc,” he claimed, accompanied by a photo of him raising his middle finger.
Commentators call hip hop and reality TV royalty’s ‘privileged’ son for ‘Trying To Be Gangsta’
Commenters were quick to call Harris out for his “privileged” upbringing, with one user telling the teen “bro chill out you’re PRIVILEGED.” (Not) that there is anything wrong with that.”
“You are a PRIVILEGE, brother, calm down, there is nothing wrong with that,” wrote one user. “Boy, you’re a suburban kid,” opined a second.
Another commenter noted that “he wants to be a ‘gangsta’ so bad.” A third wrote “boy you are a suburban kid”.
“He wants to be a ‘gangsta’ so bad 😂,” one person said of Harris. “He is a privileged kid who wants to be tough and knows that he can get away with it because he has money behind him,” another commenter wrote.
A different commenter added that the teen “knows he can get away because he has money after him.”
King Harris Comes From Money, Parents Net Worth Shows
Harris’ father has a net worth of $50 million, according to afrotechand Tiny holds up pretty well with an estimated net worth between $3 million and $5 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth.
The teen previously appeared on his parents’ VH1 reality series “TI & Tiny: The Family Hustle” and has more than 750,000 followers on his the_next_king10 Instagram account.
He has also released music under the rap name Kid Saiyan.
While it is not yet known why King was arrested, he has reportedly since been released. The teenager just celebrated his 18th birthday last week on August 25.