6ix9ine Responds After Charity Rejects His $200,000 Donation
Written by B87FM on May 12, 2020
No good deed goes unpunished, a minimum of with regards to 6ix9ine.
The rapper thought he was doing the appropriate factor when he introduced plans to donate 10 p.c of the proceeds from his blockbuster single “Gooba” to charity. In accordance with TMZ, Tekashi made round $2 million in lower than per week off the success of “Gooba,” together with a line of merch.
His $200,000 donation would have benefitted No Child Hungry, a non-profit which works to make sure the top of kid starvation, which has develop into worse because of the COVID-19 pandemic. However the non-profit has turned down his donation try. In a press release, No Child Hungry thanked Tekashi, whereas explaining that his values don’t align with their mission.
“We’re grateful for Mr. Hernandez’s beneficiant supply to donate to No Child Hungry however we’ve knowledgeable his representatives that we’ve declined this donation,” mentioned the group. “As a child-focused marketing campaign, it’s our coverage to say no funding from donors whose actions don’t align with our mission and values.”
Tekashi was not joyful to listen to that his beneficiant donation was rejected, and took to Instagram to place No Child Hungry on blast. “@nokidhungry relatively take meals out the mouth of those harmless kids I by no means seen one thing so merciless,” he wrote in a since-deleted put up.
Regardless of the controversy surrounding his case, 6ix9ine continues to thrive. His comeback video for “Gooba” has been seen over 120 million occasions on YouTube since its launch on Friday, which ought to put him within the operating for subsequent week’s prime spot.
“DONT LET THEM CHEAT US OUT THE NUMBER 1 LOOK AT THE NUMBERS ! WE BEATING EVERYONE AND THEY MOTHER ON EVERYTHING !” mentioned Tekashi, who shared a screenshot of his YouTube views alongside Drake’s “Toosie Slide.” “They hate to see this shoutout to drake he’s the goat however this needs to be seen.”