WTF: T.I. Reveals How Will Smith Tried Getting Obama To Have Him Released From The Slammer [Click Inside]

Bossip reports:

In an interview with Billboard Magazine, T.I. revealed how actor Will Smith attempted to use his significant pull with Barack Obama to have T.I. released from prison. He also received support from rappers Eminem and Nelly while he was doing time on weapons charges.

BILLBOARD: Through the years, you’ve mentioned different people being supportive of everything you’ve gone through, including Eminem. Who else has been there to help?

T.I.: “As you mentioned, of course, Em. He was extremely supportive and inspirational during that time. Busta Rhymes, Puffy, Lyor Cohen, Russell Simmons, Nelly, David Banner, Charlie Mack, Will Smith. Will actually went as far as getting in touch with [attorney general] Eric Holder and the Obama administration trying to see if we could get some kind of release. He was very politely told that was not possible. [laughs]”

“It was the last time I was going back, and I was going to court for my probation violation. He was in deep discussions about it. And he’s been a huge contributor to the administration, and I mean not just in finances, I’m talking about time and other kinds of efforts, so it ain’t like his words were falling on deaf ears. But I understood. I didn’t even expect no help. I didn’t expect nobody to be able to help me. I knew I made my bed and I knew I had to lay in it.”

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Comment by Y.M.G AKA "ROLLS ROYCE M" on December 22, 2012 at 4:53pm
Comment by 1THUG aka EBOLA-PROOF VEST!! on November 28, 2012 at 12:17am
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Comment by Henry_corp on November 27, 2012 at 9:48pm
why would a b**** even post this story up... read this story for what it is ... the editor of this story is a POLICE A** snitchen a** OBAMAHATER
fifty hiren police now ??? maybach music a** writer n shih
Comment by sniperoo0 on November 27, 2012 at 1:13pm
I swear some of these black people are abusing the presidents authority. That's something he should have kept on the low tho.
Comment by NetGuruINC on November 27, 2012 at 8:23am
i swear it be some hatin a** n***** on this site, all yall leavin negative comments act like females, thats a female trait you hatin a** n*****. And I bet most of yall still rentin your crib, meanwhile the dude you talkin s*** about skippin countries on jets. Yall n***** is funny i swear
Comment by Juicy Mane on November 27, 2012 at 7:28am
Nah lil faqqot lil bltch do the crime u do the time!!!!
Comment by Dsmith on November 27, 2012 at 6:23am
I see its alot of hoe n***** leaving comments...see the type of s*** they say.....
Comment by Rafer on November 27, 2012 at 5:37am
T.I. is a weak as b****, LUDACRIS HOE, true king of the south
Comment by 1THUG aka EBOLA-PROOF VEST!! on November 27, 2012 at 12:43am
gobblin tell me aboutt tha innernet tuff guy!! but any money bet you skeered to walk down ya own block...i bet you gotta look both ways -- not crossin tha street -- but when you step outta ya own front door!!
Comment by SMP on November 27, 2012 at 12:38am
But then again, Will can't even control his kids which are definitely heading in the wrong direction, them muthafu-ckin toddlers think they are mature and sh-it, all I am saying is remember Britney, Lindsay, Mccaulay Caulkin, Miley Cirus, etc. You get the point, right? lol

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