Don’t look to Tekashi 6ix9ine for wholesome weight reduction suggestions.
The 24-year-old rapper, who lately revealed that he gained 70 kilos whereas beneath house confinement following his jail sentence, went to excessive measures to efficiently lose the load in simply six months.
“Actually the way you lose it, starve your self and work out,” he informed TMZ on Thursday. “Starve your self and work out. Starve your self and work out. Individuals who don’t wish to drop extra pounds make a complete bunch of excuses. Starve your self and work out. That’s it. Starve your self. Easy.”
The rainbow-haired artist did admit that he allowed himself to cheat every so often to gas his cravings.
“I’m not gonna lie, each three days I used to be dishonest,” he informed the web site. “My kryptonite is gushers. I might eat gushers like each three days…I can’t survive with out gushers.”
The “FEFE” artist defined that he was launched from jail in April 2020 and placed on house confinement due to the coronavirus pandemic. On the time he was 134 kilos however by September that yr he weighed in at 204 kilos.
“I gained 70 kilos. I used to be consuming Chinese language meals twice a day day by day on home arrest,” he informed TMZ.
In September, 6ix9ine put his music profession and social media on maintain to deal with his well being, returning final week to disclose a 60-pound weight reduction.
A month after his hiatus started, the rapper was reportedly hospitalized after overdosing on slimming capsules.
6ix9ine has been open about his psychological well being struggles and shared final yr that he was suicidal whereas serving time in jail.
He was famously labeled a snitch for taking the stand in opposition to his 9 Trey gang members — a transfer that spared him many years in jail on racketeering conspiracy and different fees.
He finally was sentenced to 2 years in federal jail, together with time served, however was launched 17 months later in April 2020 because of the coronavirus pandemic, and ordered to serve out one other 4 months on house confinement.
Attorneys for the Brooklyn native argued for his early launch as a result of he has bronchial asthma — a situation that landed him within the hospital whereas incarcerated.
“With the bronchial asthma and the coronavirus, I caught bronchitis as soon as and two bronchial asthma assaults in jail,” he informed Fox. “Once I caught bronchitis, they despatched me to the hospital and the physician stated, ‘What’s occurring in that jail? Why is it so chilly in that jail?’ I bear in mind, I’m handcuffed … to the mattress.”
Tekashi took to Instagram Reside to defend singing to the feds in Could 2020, claiming his crew turned on him by plotting to kill him, with one sleeping with the mom of his little one.
The live-stream session broke Instagram information by raking in additional than two million viewers.