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A 31-year-old local rapper who gained international acclaim for his gritty songs detailing drug dealing, violence and a no-snitch mantra was sentenced Wednesday to 14 years in federal prison for gun possession and witness tampering. Christopher Dorsey, better known as B.G. or Baby Gangsta, was an original member of the 1990s rap super group the Hot Boys. His most recent album, “Too Hood 2 Be Hollywood,” came out in 2009 on Atlantic Records.
A 29-year-old New Orleans man was sentenced to 22 years in federal prison Wednesday for obstructing justice and possessing a firearm. Jerod Fedison, a convicted felon with a lengthy rap sheet, previously pleaded guilty in January in federal court. The charges stem from a New Orleans traffic stop in November 2009. Fedison, Demounde Pollard, and local rapper Christopher Dorsey, who goes by the moniker “BG,” were in the stolen car, along with three guns, authorities said.