Things heat up at the BET Hip-Hop Awards.
Rick Ross and Young Jeezy Backstage Brawl
Reports say that there was an altercation between Rick Ross and Young Jeezy backstage at the BET Hip-Hop Awards -- which was taped at the Civic Center on Saturday night (September 30th) in Atlanta. According to MTV News, several sources -- including DJ Drama confirmed that the fight went down backstage after Jeezy's and Ross' entourages passed each other. Words were exchanged between security teams and entourages, which led to the fight. DJ Drama said that both parties left "unscathed."
According to MissInfo.tv, other sources say that Ross and Jeezy exchanged words backstage which led to them pushing and shoving each other. BET's security and the rapper's bodyguards eventually separated the two. A source also revealed that after the fight was broken up, someone from Ross' entourage pulled out a gun in the parking lot and shots were fired. It is unclear if the man was arrested.