While one of Diddy friends and former Rival Shyne has been released from prison, another enters for 10 Years .
Hip-Hop producer known as Ricky “DP” Brascom who is friends of both Justin Timberlake and P Diddy has been imprisoned for ten years for a drug-trafficking ring , in which he used private jets to smuggle cocaine and cash across America.
‘DP’ is also , the CEO of Behind da Scenes Entertainment, was the leader of a gang of 14 that shipped almost 400kg of drugs and in cash ($4million) between the states of Los Angeles and Baltimore.
Ricky’s brother Jerome ‘Bro-Bro’ Brascom, who was also his partner in the drug-trafficking ring, was also given six years at a Los Angeles court yesterday . At the time of their arrests both brothers was living the high life, parting with celebrities, and droving the top of the line cars. They were neighbors of Dr Dre in a gated community in LA’s Woodland Hills. Ricky was usually seen around driving a 250,000 2010 Aston Martin Rapides . The Brascom brothers pleaded guilty to conspiracy charges after being arrested in 2010 with 12 others during a federal investigation dubbed ‘Operation Snowbird’.
Brascom is a well-known producer, who has produced videos for P. Diddy. He also was a guest at Justin Timberlake’s birthday party in Las Vegas.
While pretending to be someone else on the outside behind the scenes he was running a drug ring which bought large amounts of cocaine to Los Angeles, arranged for them to be flown to Baltimore and oversaw its distribution in the city.