Lil Durk recently took to social media to give praise to women in the industry. He wrote on his Instagram Story yesterday, “Make hip hop fun again." The rapper went on to say, "We understand everybody got money but let’s f*ck em up like we was doing s/o the females who been working salute keep going up.”
Women have been eating up the game lately, and most are quick to stand behind fellow women in hip hop. Just today, 22-year-old NYC artist Scar Lip received praise from rap star Cardi B. Cardi gave her own shoutout, telling her followers that she "really [wants] her to make it." She went on to tease a potential collaboration with the newcomer, who's also worked alongside Snoop Dogg. Latto also revealed earlier this year that she doesn't charge other female artists for features. “I utilize my power in uplifting others on my way up," she told Billboard. Yesterday, it was also revealed that female MC GloRilla is nominated for six BET Awards this year. She's nominated for Album Of The Year, as well as Best Female Hip Hop Artist, Best New Artist, and more.
Lil Durk Tells Women In The Game To "Keep Going Up"
Lil Durk has been very vocal on social media as of late. Earlier this week, he hopped on Instagram again to share some unconfirmed plans with followers. “I want to hold the biggest prayer in Chicago for Muslims that bring everybody together soon as pride to the side,” he wrote on his Instagram Story. He went on to claim he wants to squash “petty beef,” saying, “Then after get problems off my chest help the petty beef go away private location.”
Just yesterday, Lil Durk also suggested a potential collaboration between him and country singer Morgan Wallen. "Me and Morgan should do a album together," he wrote on Instagram, "[First] to do it." He went on to say, "Everything we do we win might as well do a country album." Durk and Wallen previously collaborated on the Almost Healed track "Stand By Me."