YG seizes mantle of rap s most outspoken Donald Trump critic


Rapper YG absolutely wants you to apperceive he doesn t like Donald Trump. While added hip-hop artists like Rick Ross, Jeezy and TI accept about dissed the Republican presidential nominee, none accept gotten as abundant absorption as YG, and arguably, none accept been as abnormally focused.Check out: #GetPolitical — A Politics originial alternation In the lead-up to his additional flat album, Still Brazy, the California rapper alone a distinct alleged FDT, a song whose appellation is fabricated up of the GOP nominee s brand and an expletive. As the clue opens, YG says, Me and all my peoples, we consistently anticipation he was straight, affecting motherf—er aback it came to the business. But now, aback we apperceive how you absolutely feel, this is how we feel. F— Donald Trump. Then he launches into his anthem, cursing the absolute acreage mogul s name dozens of times.It was article of a new breadth for the West Coast rapper. The songs off his aboriginal album, like Bicken aback actuality bool or Who do you love, were abundantly apolitical, alike if they did veer into socially acquainted area already in a while. By his own admission, YG is not political. He told in a absolute account about his music over the summer his apropos over issues like Trump s anti-Mexican address and his adjournment of badge atrocity and the Atramentous Lives Matter movement led him to allege out. He can t be counted on to handle these issues. This affair is important to the atramentous community, period. It s life, YG said. This s— is bigger than hip- hop. … We re declared to use our belvedere to allege up and accompany our brothers calm and put some ablaze on some of this s— that s not appropriate for our people. YG additionally alleged out added rappers for not speaking out adjoin what he considers a racist campaign. He said they were putting their claimed interests and abhorrence of backfire over their beliefs. They re afraid on what comes with it, what could appear with it, YG said, adding, They re not accomplishing business with Trump. … They re adage they ain t political. They ain t activity to get into all this s—… I m not political either bro, but assumption what? All that s— matters. YG said that abhorrence of backfire is not unfounded, and added that he has faced repercussions over his song. He told TMZ in April that the US Secret Service accomplished out to his almanac characterization afterwards he alone FDT. If I allocution about him on my album, they re gonna try to booty it off the shelf, YG told TMZ.Secret Service backer Nicole Mainor beneath to verify or abjure those claims, cogent , The Secret Service does not altercate careful investigations. What hip hop lyrics acquaint us about Donald TrumpPotential Secret Service warnings aside, the Compton rapper hasn t let up.In May 2016, he appear a video area he apprehend the lyrics to FDT from abaft a podium, alms the curve as a point-by-point acknowledgment to a Trump speech. Aloof afore the Republican National Convention, YG appear FDT Part 2, a remix featuring absurd YG collaborators Macklemore and G-Eazy. On his ballad to abutting out the song, YG nods to the two white rappers abutting him and says of Trump, your own affectionate don t alike like you. I m on bout with two of the better white rappers in the bold appropriate now, YG said. (The) fan abject a little altered than mine. So I m affecting a lot of new bodies that I ain t never affected before. So it s a acceptable thing. That s what it s about. But YG did not leave it at that either. In mid-August, he appear a civic F— Donald Trump tour, giving the song a final circle afore Election Day. Then in mid-September he appear a absurdity affliction his tour, area an amateur arena Trump says what do they got to lose, abandoning the Republican nominee s beat to African Americans.What hip hop lyrics acquaint us about Hillary ClintonThe rapper has not absitively whether he will vote in November and said that his action to Trump is not a appearance of abutment for Democratic presidential appointee Hillary Clinton. Out of Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, I would rather Clinton be admiral but aloof overall, I would rather Obama accept a third term, YG said.

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