Kareem “Biggs” Burke

One of the more disturbing trends we noticed in 2010 was the staggering number of rappers who ended up in jail.

A rap mogul who helped launch Jay-Z‘s career was busted Friday with 42 other people when the feds rolled up a drug ring that controlled the marijuana market in New York City. Dubbed operation “Green Venom,” the feds rousted Kareem “Biggs” Burke – co-founder of Roc-A-Fella Records with Shawn (Jay-Z) Carter and Damon Dash – from his home in North Bergen, N.J. […]