Iggy Azalea’s tax troubles may be easy to laugh at, but it’s also not unusual for the taxman to come knocking on ra apper’s doors. She’s not the first, and she certainly won’t be the last, rapper to get a visit from the IRS for money owed.
It’s always been said that the Federal government is the biggest gangsters there are…*cough*
Without further ado, then, here’s a list of some of your favorite rappers who’ve had trouble with the IRS.
As a sidebar: your taxes are due on
April 15 April 18.
15. MC Hammer
What can we say about MC Hammer that hasn’t been said before? The “U Can’t Touch This” rapper went from ballin’ to broke, to the tune of millions of dollars. The first time the taxman came for Stanley Burrell, they wanted a piece of the $13 million that he’d earned in 1996 & 1997. Then, a few years later, they wanted $800,000. Garnish game proper.
Source: Hip Hop Wired