Troy Ave

Troy Ave Is Suing Irving Plaza for the T.I. Concert Shooting

Troy Ave has announced that he's suing Irving Plaza over the deadly shooting that took place at the venue during a T.I. concert back in May,…
Brian Josephs / August 8, 2016

The NYPD’s Anti-Hip-Hop Stance Isn’t New: A Timeline

On May 25, New York hip-hop suffered a tragedy when a shooting at T.I.'s Irving Plaza concert killed rapper Troy Ave's bodyguard, Ronald McPhatter. Troy Ave…
Brian Josephs / June 15, 2016

Troy Ave Formally Indicted Following Irving Plaza Shooting

Rapper Troy Ave has been formally indicted for his alleged role in May's Irving Plaza shooting, according to the New York Times. The 30-year-old rapper, born Roland Collins,…
Brian Josephs / June 10, 2016

Troy Ave Arraigned in Irving Plaza Shooting Case, Held Without Bail

Yesterday, Brooklyn rapper Troy Ave was formally arraigned on charges of attempted murder and criminal possession of a weapon in connection to a shooting at New…
Brian Josephs / May 31, 2016

Troy Ave’s Offensive Obsession: Gay Son or ‘Mildly Retarded’ Son?

Thanks to past SPIN contributor Noz, it's come to our attention that Troy Ave has a patently offensive obsession with a hypothetical situation in which one must…
Elissa Stolman / July 16, 2014