Lil Wayne Takes a
Black Enterprise Magazine July/August 2018 Issue

Controversy continues to tail Lil Wayne.

On a leaked version of rapper Future’s “Karate Chop” song, Wayne, a featured artist on the song, makes an asinine reference to “beating” a woman’s genitals in a manner similar to the beating Emmett Till endured.

“When we first found out about it, it was a coincidence that I discovered it. And read what it said, I was instantly thinking about how Emmett Till was murdered,” Till’s cousin, Airicka Gordon Tayloer said during an interview with Dr. Boyce Watkins. “He was murdered for whistling at a white woman in 1955. So to compare his murder, and how brutally tortured he was to the anatomy of a woman was really very disrespectful.”

Epic Records has released a statement saying the official version “has removed those lyrics from that song.”

Read more at AOL Black Voices

Join the Conversation

BIG CED, co-founder and owner of TheIndustryCosign.com, has created a strong community on the web that caters to all facets of the entertainment industry. While some may know him for being an excellent journalist, he is truly known for always speaking his mind. Nevertheless, BIG CED is definitely an influential force in the world of entertainment.


MORE ON BlackEnterprise.com