Yes, Trinidad James is a bad influence on the African-American community, because his rap music and his persona do not reflect the true American-American culture. African-American culture is one of accomplishment, resilience, diversity, and rising above discrimination and challenges. James does not reflect these things, nor does he present himself well.
Yes, Trinidad James is a bad influence on the African American community. He is especially a bad influence on the younger African American community. What he raps about is questionable at best, and teaches younger people very bad values. Trinidad is saying that drugs and guns are a good thing, which influence the community in a negative way.