Hip-hop artist Action Bronson was arrested for smoking weed at a music pageant in Kosovo Saturday, in response to media reviews. Bronson was on stage performing on the Sunny Hill Festival over the weekend when he fired up a joint on stage. After taking a number of hearty puffs, he shared his weed together with his followers by flicking the joint into the gang. A video of Bronson lighting and hitting the joint was posted to Instagram.
The show apparently didn’t sit nicely with police, who arrested Bronson on the venue. After being taken into police custody, he was subsequently launched. The phrases of his launch or particulars of any fees or potential prosecution aren’t clear right now.
A police spokesman launched a press release following Bronson’s launch.
“Following the interview with the competent prosecutor’s order the same was released,” the spokesman stated, in response to a translation of his assertion.
The Sunny Hill Festival was billed as the most important music pageant to ever be held in Kosovo. The pageant was held August 10-12 at Germia National Park in Pristina, the capital metropolis of the southeastern European state that declared independence from Serbia in 2008. Other artists performing on the Sunny Hill Festival included Martin Garrix, Dua Lipa, and Grace Carter.
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Action Bronson, 24, is a hip-hop artist and tv character from Queens, New York. He has been an outspoken hashish consumer and advocate all through his profession. As a speaker on a panel at a hashish business convention in 2016, Bronson stated that he’s a long-time hashish consumer and that the herb stimulates his creativity.
“I’ve been high for 20 years. It got me through a lot of times,” Bronson stated. “I’m an only child, so I’m very creative. I have to make things up in my life, like a friend here or there. Weed helps. It enhances everything with imagination in life and art and creation.”
Sometimes, nevertheless, the creativity impressed by hashish results in some sudden outcomes. Earlier this yr, Bronson determined to attempt his hand at self-barbering after smoking a potent pressure of hashish. The expertise left him with out his trademark beard, he stated in a radio interview.
“I was high out of my mind—it was this new strain,” Bronson stated. “I never have clippers in my house for this reason. I usually call somebody to come help me out and come do that. I just started trimming and it went bad, it went awry. I tried to give it a fade, I tried to make it slim. I couldn’t stop, and then I ended up looking like Hulk Hogan in the face. It was just a bad move.”
And Saturday’s arrest isn’t the primary time that Bronson’s pot use has prompted skilled difficulties. Staffers at HBO’s Vice, the place Bronson produces his present Fuck, That’s Delicious, stated his hashish use is uncontrolled.
“He smokes weed all the time, the whole building smells like weed when he’s there,” a supply informed Spin.
Another HBO worker agreed.
“He smokes pot all day long in the lobby of the fucking office. The whole lobby stinks,” the employee stated.
Action Bronson’s European tour continues this weekend, with performances scheduled August 17-19 in Landerneau, France.