Tommy Lee Sparta was remanded into custody when his bail application was denied in Gun Court yesterday.
The artiste, born Leroy Russell, was charged for illegal possession of a gun and ammunition during a police operation in St Andrew last December.
Following the bail denial, his next court date scheduled for March 24.
Reports are that a Toyota Mark X motorcar was stopped during an operation on Holborn Road, St Andrew and the occupants searched on December 14. Tommy Lee was allegedly found with a 9mm pistol containing 18 rounds of ammunition.
The Rich Badness artiste, and the other men held with him, were taken into police custody following the incident.