More people are streaming Melly's music following commencement of murder trial
YNW Melly's double murder trial began last week and it appears to have drawn more people to stream his music. Per multiple reports, as of Monday (June 19), Melly's Spotify monthly listeners had surged by 8.2%, taking the figure to 10.5M.
The Florida rapper's trial started on June 12 and is still ongoing. Melly is being accused of fatally shooting two of his associates: YNW SakChaser and YNW Juvy in October 2019. If found guilty, the “Mama Cry” rapper could be sentenced to death.