G Herbo Sparks Wild Online Reactions as Rapper Gets Veneers Ahead of Prison Sentence—Did He Get His Tooth Fixed?
Recently circulating on social media is a video featuring Chicago rapper G Herbo, shared by Chicago-based dentist Ogbonna Bowen, known online as Da Smile Boss.
In the video, the dentist unveils Herbo’s new set of teeth after removing bandages.
This cosmetic surgery has sparked confusion among fans, given that the rapper is on the verge of serving a 5-year prison sentence.
The clip’s caption emphasizes the importance of patience in dental care and underscores the role of technology in addressing dental issues.
Herbo, who entered the music scene in 2011 at the age of 16, has seen success with three albums reaching the top 10 of the Billboard 200 chart.
Fans’ reactions to G Herbo’s new teeth vary, with some expressing puzzlement about the timing of the veneers ahead of his impending prison sentence for credit card fraud.
Others divert their attention to the cracked phone visible during the surgery.
A segment of netizens laments the alteration of one of the rapper’s distinctive features, while a considerable portion is relieved that Herbo has finally addressed the longstanding discussion about his teeth.
G Herbo, also known as Herbert Wright III, is a 28-year-old rapper from Chicago, Illinois.
In July 2023, he pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit wire fraud and making a false statement to a federal official, charges related to a 2020 federal fraud case involving five other men.
This legal trouble follows previous incidents, including charges of unlawful weapon use in 2018 and simple battery in 2019.