Killer Mike has a New Gig At the High Museum of Atlanta
The rapper from Atlanta has now "Jay Z like to boast rap of the license."
Killer Mike has earned yet another coveted role in the city of Atlanta.
The rapper was recently appointed as a new member of the board of directors of the Art Museum, a museum established for the first time in 1905.
Killer Mike, who revealed to the AJC that he's "a product of the arts programming in the public school system of Atlanta," a combination of a panel of 85 members.
As he shared the news of her new role on Instagram, Mike admits that it is "more or less gives me 'Jay Z' as a boast rap of the license."
Yup! 🎨. This pretty much gives me "Jay Z", as they boast rap of the license, I would say. 🤷🏾♂️😉😃. Real talk (atl accent) I want to thank a Member of the Board of directors @fahamupecou my friend and Brother to vouch for me and the great @keinon.the.maven! All members of the board of directors of the new and old! Atlanta thank you for the trust and love of always. I'm not going to leave already! #IWasArtTalentCenterAtFDHS #IBuyOwnAndCollectArt #IAlsoCreateArt #IdontWannaHearThatTokenRapperTalk #KeepThatLameShitOverThere. #MyRapperJewelryIsWVofSamothrace #ohYeahIOwnTwoWorksby BanksyToo (I felt like Jay n on my haters 😉)! Thanks to the AJC for highlight #WhoElseCanGoFromHotRodToTheHigh 🤔 #LinkinBio #Photo: @stevewest
A post shared by Killer Mike (@killermike) on August 7, 2018 at 4:55pm PDT
With his new role, Mike hopes to improve diversity in the midtown of Atlanta museum.
"I'm looking forward to seeing more people from my part of the city, the people who look like me, in the High," the Run The Jewels co-founder said while speaking with the AJC. "I think you will see the Museum in a rap video very soon."
The museum was also recently featured in the movie Black Panther.