Hip Hop Week In Review: Donald Trump, Taxstone & Eminem
Donald Trump is America's 45th president and Taxstone's $500k bail is denied.
This week in Hip Hop, the world saw Donald Trump, the united states 45th President of the united States and the protests that came with it. Taxstone found himself in jail for the Irving Plaza shooting involving Troy Ave and Eminem praises freestyle spit by Royce Da 5'9.
Donald Trump Opening & Hip Hop Reactions
As of January 20, 2017, Donald Trump has become America 45 Commander-In-Chief, and a lot of people (it did lose the popular vote) are not very happy, especially in Hip Hop.
As President Barack Obama prepares to leave the White House on Friday, many expressed their gratitude toward him, while some kept it light.
and with that, our final and complete the transition to the Berenstain universe is complete.
— el-p (@therealelp) January 20, 2017
Joey Bada$$, and 2 Chainz and Flo Rida, were all, according to reports, he was asked to perform for the Prez in his inauguration concert only to be rejected, except for Chrisette Michele.
Michele accepted the Triumph of the supply and Questlove offered him a little dough NOT to perform.
Wonder why Trump don't ask 'Ye to do?
Read more here.
Taxstone Arrested For His Alleged Involvement In Troy Ave Irving Plaza Shootout
Taxstone's DNA was found on the gun used in the Irving Plaza shooting and is now in jail for it.
The police believe that you have found Taxstone fingerprints "of the trigger, the grip of the hand and the magazine of the gun used in the murder of Troy Ave's bodyguard Ronald "Banga" McPhatter.
His bail was set at $500,00 and has been denied.
Read more here.
Eminem Goes Crazy Over Royce Da 5'9 Freestyle
Royce Da 5'9 spit a freestyle so crazy, Eminem told him to die.
Royce bars over the instrumental to Phresher "Wait A Minute," as well as DJ Khaled and Jay Z "I have The Keys," is what sent ' Em over the edge.
"Really? Ur is an idiot," revealed a text to Royce and Eminem lee. "The fuckin free, or put out