The media persona continued to sound-off towards hip hop veterans.
Issues acquired heated on Thursday (September 22) after DJ Akademiks slammed a number of the pioneers of hip hop, calling them “dusty” whereas suggesting that they’ve all mishandled their funds. Nonetheless, LL Cool J, probably the most profitable emcees of the style, took to social media to address the media personality’s hot take, explaining that the assumption that somebody not having cash means they don’t have any worth is “a foul thought” and “misinformed.”
LL Cool J speaks at Tribeca X throughout Tribeca Competition 2022- Cindy Ord/Getty Photographs for 2022 Tribeca Competition
“Report corporations didn’t even imagine in it. No person believed in it. How are you going to make a 5-year plan or a 10-year plan on one thing that doesn’t even exist but?” LL shared. Why a number of hip hop forefathers and college students chimed in to defend the Rock The Bells legend, DJ Akademiks responded by doubling down on stance that pioneers of the style, “did not do nothing” when it got here to enterprise.
“Lots of n***as grew up watching you, they usually all signed the identical f****d up deal,” he shouted throughout a dwell Twitch session. “10-15 years later after you probably did. What the f*** did you do, my n***a.” Ak’s rant did not finish there. The 31-year previous continued, “It is not that I do not respect older artists. It is simply that I do know in relation to enterprise, yall did not do nothing.”
Akademik’s sound-off comes on the heels of Funk Flex intervening in his dispute LL Cool, welcoming each events to his present to share their factors of view on the subject. “WOULD LOVE TO SEE AN ARTIST LIKE AN LL OR ONE U CHOOSE TO HAVE A GREAT NON-CONFRONTATIONAL CONVO ON YOUR PLATFORM OR MINE! WHICH EVER MAKES U COMFORTABLE.”
Take a look at LL Cool J‘s video under.