NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Cyntoia Brown, an inmate just lately launched on clemency after being given a life sentence on the age of 16, has married recording artist J. Lengthy, previously related to the R&B group Fairly Ricky.
Wes Yoder, a consultant for Brown-Lengthy, the title she now goes by, confirmed Monday that the 2 had wed, however declined to supply extra particulars, solely saying that extra could be revealed within the fall. Brown’s ebook, “Free Cyntoia,” is scheduled for launch Oct. 15 via Atria Books.
Brown-Lengthy was launched on probation final week after getting clemency. Her case drew the eye of celebrities like Kim Kardashian West, Rihanna, Snoop Dogg and LeBron James, who lobbied on her behalf.
Brown-Lengthy has mentioned she was a intercourse trafficking sufferer on the time she killed a person in 2004. Now 31, Brown will stay on parole for 10 years, provided that she doesn’t violate any state or federal legal guidelines, holds a job and participates in common counseling periods, beneath situations set by former Tennessee Gov. Invoice Haslam.
Fairly Ricky, which originated in Florida, is thought for his or her 2006 single, “Grind With Me,” which hit No. 7 on Billboard’s Scorching 100 chart.