Lil Wayne has seen himself involved in lots of controversy over the last few months, and none gained him more infamy than his Emmett Till line on "Karate Chop." Now Weezy has changed the lyrics, and apologized to the Till family.
Lil Wayne came under serious heat after his insensitive Emmitt Till line on Future's hit single "Karate Chop," which lead to Weezy being dropped from several sponsorships and having to do serious PR work and apologize to fans and the Till family. T.I.
Stopping by Hood Rich radio with members of his Hustle Gang, T.I. talked about upcoming projects for the crew and touched on Lil Wayne's infamous "Emmitt Till" line, and says Tunechi meant no harm with the lyric. Thoughts? Peep the new visual for T.I.'s T.I.
Future Explains How Lil Wayne Helped Shed Light On Emmett Till In Positive Way May 14, 2013 at 11:53am
The Emmett Till controversy surrounding Lil Wayne's lyric in "Karate Chop (Remix)" has almost come to a close. Mountain Dew and Till's family sat down for a pro-active conversation on the incident last week, after Mountain Dew announced that Lil Wayne had bee
PepsiCo To Meet With Emmett Till's Family To Discuss Lil Wayne Controversy [Update: Statement Released Following Meeting] May 8, 2013 at 04:46pm
The whole debacle between Lil Wayne, Emmett Till's family, and Mountain Dew may turn out to be a teaching moment for the rest of America, at least, that's what Al Sharpton hopes for.
Mountain Dew Drops Lil Wayne Over Emmett Till Line [Update: Till Family Reacts To Drop] May 4, 2013 at 12:44pm
It seems as though Lil Wayne's recent apology for his crude reference to Emmett Till on "Karate Chop (remix)" was not good enough for his sponsors. Lil Wayne and PepsiCo have officially parted ways.
Lil Wayne Issues Apology To Emmett Till Family Over Lyric [Update: Till Family Does Not Accept It] May 2, 2013 at 10:02am
Lil Wayne received a lot of criticism within the hip-hop community and outside of it for his reference to Emmett Till in Future's "Karate Chop (Remix)." Although it seemed like we'd never get an official apology from Weezy (but his record label did issue one)
The family of Emmett Till were very upset when Lil Wayne referenced Till very tastelessly on the "Karate Chop (Remix)".
Talib Kweli recently gave his opinion on Rick Ross' "U.O.E.N.O." lyrics, saying that Ross' apology for the date rape lyrics was unacceptable. Now the socially conscious rapper has once again called out a mainstream rapper for questionable lyrics.
Talib Kweli speaks at length on Lil Wayne's controversial Emmett Till lyrics, and says he thinks he should apologize. He also addresses how these lyrics extend past Lil Wayne and into general culture. Thoughts?
Lil Wayne’s recent Emmett Till reference has drawn a lot of attention and negative feedback as even Till’s family has issued a statement with their disappointment. The lyric appears
After dealing with his controversy over statements towards New York and recent actions at a basketball game, Lil Wayne finds himself in the crosshairs of yet another bitter embattlement, this time over lyrics in Future's "Karate Chop" remix.
- Scottie Pippen Says He Was LeBron James Before LeBron James236 Views0 Comments
- Review: Miguel's "WILDHEART"4,012 Views15 Comments
- Joell Ortiz Says Slaughterhouse's Album "Glass House" Is Done4,356 Views15 Comments
- Young Thug Says Kanye Bought Him A Pair Of Yeezys From A Reseller On eBay7,462 Views0 Comments
- Review: King Los' "God, Money, War" 8,148 Views92 Comments
- Apple Music Officially Launchs, Pharrell Releases "Freedom" On It8,848 Views54 Comments
- The 10 Craziest Tour Riders In Hip-Hop9,816 Views38 Comments
- A$AP Rocky & Wiz Khalifa Announce European Tour7,442 Views24 Comments
- Online Air Jordan Restock Announced For Today4,403 Views0 Comments
- Top Tracks: June 22 - June 2815,615 Views12 Comments
- The Game Ordered To Pay Nanny $200K22,557 Views50 Comments
- Diddy On His Fall At The BET Awards: "I Busted My Ass!"15,496 Views34 Comments
- Dr. Dre's "The Chronic" Will Be Available To Stream For First Time On Apple Music10,216 Views46 Comments
- Meek Mill's Tour Rider Is Mostly Meat & Alcohol19,191 Views44 Comments
- Stream Main Attrakionz "808s & Dark Grapes III" & Read Our Interview With The Duo4,770 Views3 Comments