Spike Lee Calls Chance The Rapper A Fraud And He Responds
The legendary director went HAM on the Chicago rapper for dissing his latest flick ‘Chi-Raq’ recently while speaking at Northwestern University. Spike was criticized for only showing the exploitative Black movie at white colleges and pandering to a white audience.
According to North by Northwestern, Spike says Chance is a “fraud” and doesn’t speak for the people:
“Chance the Rapper’s a fraud. Straight-up fraud,” Lee said. “He puts himself up as a speaker of the people, but that means you have to put truths that you see. That doesn’t mean you can pick and choose what you talk about.”
Chance took to his Twitter account to shut down Spike once and for all:
Fun Fact: Spike Lee has been a family friend to Chance The Rapper since he was a baby:
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