11 Celebrities Who Used To Sell Prohibited Drugs But Not Many Know

11 Celebrities Who Used To Sell Prohibited Drugs But Not Many Know
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People have their own history. Whether they're dark or shining, we can never erase them from anyone's life story. There are times when people tend to go to the extremes in order to develop their own selves and to rise from a very unfavorable situation. At some point in time, these extremes are illegal when it comes to societal norms or policies.

Celebrities are humans, too. Before getting into stardom, they've had their back stories. Although not everything sounds legal, such things happen to them. 

Just like these celebrities who cannot deny the fact of their 'drug dealing' history. Well, it sounds very disturbing for some but it's the reality. Some of them resort to this activity in order to survive. Whether you know it or not, these are the celebrities who did the thing.

1. 50 Cent

1. 50 Cent

Earlier in rapper 50 Cent's life, he used to sell crystal cocaine in his vicinity in Queens. 

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2. Notorious BIG

2. Notorious BIG
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He's been a cocaine dealer when he was still a teenager. During his seventeenth year, he was already arrested for being caught in this marketing operation.

3. Jay-Z

3. Jay-Z
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Shawn Corey Carter or Jay-Z was one of the drug dealers in Brooklyn. And mind you, his mom completely knows that he's into the job.

4. Mark Wahlberg

4. Mark Wahlberg
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Before reaching 16, Mark Walhberg is an avid drug user, and it even put his life into shame and physical pain. Aside from consuming various drugs, he sold them too. Growing up enough, Mark changed his lifestyle, then pursued on his acting career instead.

5. Andy Dick

5. Andy Dick
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This MTV Host's addiction to drugs is not a new issue anymore. But what's shocking is the fact that other celebrities had testimonies pointing Andy as a definite distractor of those people who are on their way to drug rehabilitation. So, he's not letting others get over with drugs.

6. Idris Elba

6. Idris Elba
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Idris Elba, an English voice actor, musician, actor, and DJ is under the 'sales department' of a very large drug selling arena. As a DJ on his younger years in London, he has a sideline selling drugs. While partying, he sells them on the side. 

7. Willie Nelson

7. Willie Nelson
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Willie Nelson, the world famous country singer, was also selling drugs, and he was caught several times doing the act. Well, he just goes with the flow and he does not care about having these experiences.

8. Brandie Brandt

8. Brandie Brandt
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Playboy model Brandie Brandt was arrested in 2014 because of being caught selling cocaine. 

9. Tim Allen

9. Tim Allen
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During his youth, Tim Allen was arrested for being caught keeping 650 grams of cocaine. Extreme! 

10. Barack Obama

10. Barack Obama
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Believe it or not, the Ameican President was also involved in drug dealing, as others claim. During his youth, he was allegedly known as one of those who market prohibited drugs.

11. Killer Mike

11. Killer Mike
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Killer Mike confessed that in order to fulfill his needs for his college tuition, he resorted to selling marijuana.