Zoey Dollaz Calls Out Silence Of Rappers Who Mention Haitian Culture In Music
Written by B87FM on August 19, 2021
Following the earthquake that struck Haiti on August 14, Zoey Dollaz discovered himself on the forefront of a number of Haitian-American celebrities utilizing their platform to arrange grassroots help to get to the nation, citing the necessity to keep away from main non-governmental organizations within the nation akin to The American Purple Cross.
Whereas making a name for help, selling varied drop-off places throughout South Florida and New York Metropolis, the rapper has additionally shouted out these of his friends who’ve donated to the trigger. They’ve included Drake, who reportedly shot Zoey a DM asking him what was wanted, and Quavo.
However, Zoey wasn’t shy about calling out rappers who’ve remained silent, specifically people who Zoey says makes use of Haitian lingo and tradition of their music.
“All these fuck ass rappers that’s all the time utilizing Zoes this and zoes that of their raps and I received Haitians in Miami this and that utilizing Us to sound cool I don’t see a single publish from none of u Fuck boys about Haiti however y’all be prepared to make use of our lingos and act like we yall hittas,” he penned within the tweet.
Whereas he would not identify anybody particularly, just a few acts come to thoughts. We cannot speculate.
He went on so as to add that his criticism is not a name for cash or help from these rappers, both, imploring them to make use of their platofrm for awreness on the very least.
Others who’ve used their platform to arrange help additionally embrace Wealthy The Child who additionally urged followers to donate to the identical drop-off places that Zoey marketed.
The rapper, additionally of Haitian descent, revealed that he can be heading all the way down to Miami to assist with the gathering of supplies and provides in particular person.