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Rick Ross Thinks Trayvon Should've Had a Gun: "Got on My Hoodie and My Desert Eagle"

The Bawse is a former officer with the Florida Department of Corrections.

Of course, though, he usually plays the role of gangsta thug drug dealer who "got a chopper in the car." Hence the professional moniker, Rick Ross, a name lifted from an infamous Cali crack peddler.

But on a new song, "I Wonder Why," the Carol City rapper (born William Leonard Roberts II) casts himself as gunned-down Miami Gardens teen Trayvon Martin.

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