R&B crooner Eric Benét is the newest celeb to name out the extra unaware of hip hop artists for selling negativity inside the Black group and inadvertently supporting White supremacy.
The soul singer took to Instagram to share a scathing critique of MCs who rap about sure topics, together with homicide, drug abuse, degrading Black girls and materialism. In accordance to the meme, these aren’t artists, however “a Blackface for White Supremacy.”
It goes on, “You’re being USED to assist destroy your individual individuals.”
Benet didn’t create the meme, however confirmed his settlement with the caption, “Inconvenient reality to a few of the wealthy and well-known.”
Though the meme didn’t name out all rappers, sure wordsmiths nonetheless took exception with its message. Younger Cash rapper Jae Millz responded with a jab on the “Spend My Life With You” singer’s previous relationship with ex-wife, Halle Berry, in accordance to Rolling Out.
“Eric Benét giving me rap recommendation is like me giving him recommendation on how he might’ve saved his marriage. And I’m not married. #payattentionitsfree.”
Wale argued that hip hop has at all times had a love for materials objects, however that it doesn’t at all times equate to the artists themselves being problematic.
“Hip hop at all times had an affinity for materials issues. It’s aside of the very cloth (no pun) however doesn’t outline gamers IN mentioned style…however I’m 3xZ doe. He obtained a degree however it’s not the one level (sic.)”
Do you agree with Benét?