Silento of Whip/Nae Nae fame is singing a whole new tune these days. With his whole life and career ahead of him, he’s facing a dreadful future behind bars.
Silento Charged With 4 Felonies
Back in February, Ricky Lamar Hawk (known as Silento), whose hit song had children everywhere dancing in unison, was arrested and charged with murder.
At 23 years old, the Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae) singer is facing a very uncertain future.
As reported by Hip Hop News Uncensored, Silento was arrested for the murder of Frederick Rooks back in February.
Rooks, who happens to be the cousin of Hawk, was gunned down in the streets of Georgia on January 21st.
After investigating the crime, Silento was the prime suspect.
According to legal filings, the rapper was booked on 4 felony charges –
- Malice Murder
- Felony Murder
- Aggravated Assault
- Gun Possession