Tekashi 69 loses $4.9 Million Headphone deal after shooting incident – HipHopHotness.com

Looks like Tekashi 69 wont be cashing that big $4.9 million check he was supposed to receive for his headphone endorsement with TUNES Audio. Tekashi was recently banned from the Barclays Center pending an investigation 2 recent shootings. The headphone company cited 69 being a “person interest” in two recent shootings for why they cut ties with him before they actually signed the multi-million dollar deal.

“At this time it is in the best interest our company to move on. We wish him well, he’s a great artist,”

the company said in statement.

According to TUNES, the “Red” Teka$hi 69 signature headphones that they began producing and were supposed to sell for $249 will now be available on their website for just shipping and handling.