Halle Berry Talks Being Name-Dropped In Songs: I'm 'Flattered' I'm Still Remembered
Written by Black Voices on June 11, 2021
Halle Berry has been referenced in so many songs she will’t decide a favourite.
The Oscar winner resurfaced a 2019 clip on Twitter on Wednesday, the place she mentioned being name-dropped in songs, throughout an look on the favored YouTube sequence, “Sizzling Ones.”
When requested by host Sean Evans — who stated Berry is “most likely probably the most referenced actress within the historical past of hip-hop” — if the actor had a favourite point out, Berry in contrast the references to having kids.
“I consider these references like my kids in a manner,” she stated with amusing. “There’s no manner I may decide one, I really like all these artists, I’m all the time flattered when any considered one of them embrace me, and that they nonetheless keep in mind me.”
“To choose one, could be like choosing my daughter or my son — , I really like all of them,” added Berry, who’s mother to daughter Nahla and son Maceo.
Berry tweeted on Wednesday that she all the time will get requested that query, so her reply from the “Sizzling Ones” episode ought to make it clear she doesn’t play favorites.
As Evans famous on the time, Berry has been referenced in a slew of rap songs by artists, together with Jay-Z, Nas, Kanye West and OutKast.
“The Tonight Present” host Jimmy Fallon instructed Berry in 2019 that she had been referenced in over 100 songs.
However the admiration for Berry goes past track lyrics.
Fallon additionally identified that the Los Angeles Rams had apparently named a play after the “Catwoman” actor.
Berry was conscious of the play herself, in 2018 she responded to a tweet that featured a clip of a NFL recreation, in which you’ll be able to hear Rams quarterback Jared Goff yell, “Halle Berry!”
“Maintain up. @JaredGoff16 @RamsNFL- What’s a “Halle Berry”??” she tweeted on the time.
“It’s my favourite play ever,” he responded.
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