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Posted: February 04, 2019

Tekashi69 pleads guilty to nine federal counts and faces 47 years in prison

HOUSTON, TX - AUGUST 22:  Rapper Tekashi69, real name Daniel Hernandez and also known as 6ix9ine, Tekashi 6ix9ine, Tekashi 69,  leaves after his arraignment on assault charges in County Criminal Court #1 at the Harris County Courthouse on August 22, 2018 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)
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HOUSTON, TX - AUGUST 22: Rapper Tekashi69, real name Daniel Hernandez and also known as 6ix9ine, Tekashi 6ix9ine, Tekashi 69, leaves after his arraignment on assault charges in County Criminal Court #1 at the Harris County Courthouse on August 22, 2018 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

By Young Tasheka

Tekashi took a plea deal last week and plead guilty to nine federal counts and can face up to 47 years in prison.

The nine federal counts include multiple counts of racketeering, conspiracy, firearms offenses and narcotics trafficking.

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