Saturday, January 7, 2012

Rapper Nas' Concert Promoter Kidnapped in Angola after he refused to Show up


     A concert promoter has been kidnapped in Angola, Africa after US rapper Nasir jones  popularly known as Nas  refused to show up on new year's eve for a show he has been booked for.AllGood Entertainment CEO Patrick Allocco got kidnapped and held at gunpoint after fans waited for Nas to mount the stage .

   According to TMZ Patrick Allocco and his son were captured at gunpoint by a local promoter named Henrique 'Riquinho' Miguel after the rapper and his support act Jemiah Jai were given a $300,000 advance to play a New Year's Eve show but ended up not attending.
   Allocco and his son are now thought to be staying at a hotel in Angola after they were freed from custody by the country's US embassy, but negotiations have allegedly reached a stalemate as Miguel is demanding an extra $50,000  in expenses as compensation.

    Nas is ready repay the original advance which is $300,000, but does not want to pay the extra compensation costs and is also demanding a letter from both Allocco and Miguel releasing him from liability.
      Allocco's team released a statement which said: "The hope is that Nas and Jemiah Jai will return all of the monies that were wired to them immediately so that our ransom may be paid and our safe return to the United States may be facilitated."

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