Last Saturday, Khalifa, whose real name is Cameron Thomaz, was visiting the country music capital to perform at Vanderbilt University’s Rites of Spring concert, where he was the headliner.
The 24-year-old, who has made no secret of the fact that he is an avid fan of ganja, was ratted on by a few of the hotel guests, after the potent smell of marijuana had reportedly been wafting out of Khalifa’s room. Annoyed guests complained to the front desk personnel.
Afterward, hotel workers summoned local police who then knocked on Khalifa’s door. When it opened, they reportedly saw the rapper quickly fling the evidence out of the window. The room allegedly still reeked of marijuana, though, and when authorities asked Khalifa and his companion Lonnie Howard, 27, if there were more drugs in the room, they responded that there was not. Authorities did find the drug in question on Howard, though.
Reportedly, both Khalifa and Howard finally fessed up to police that they did have the marijuana and were cited for the misdemeanor possession. The authorities gave them until May 14 to appear at the Davidson County courthouse for booking on the charges.
Last month, Khalifa was exuberant over spreading the word about his engagement to gal-about-town Rose. He tweeted the news to millions of followers and even posted pictures of the sparkler he gave to his wifey: