The Gucci model is going through a boycott after releasing a turtleneck sweater that resembled blackface. Lil Pump has joined the rising listing of Hip Hop artists supporting the boycott, however his stance comes with a small caveat.
During an Instagram livestream, Pump stated he not helps Gucci however gained’t cease performing his hit single “Gucci Gang.”
“That accomplished tune modified my life,” he defined. “That’s the one purpose why I’ll hold performing that tune, ’trigger that’s the tune that modified my life. I went from broke to wealthy to that tune. So, , it’s what it’s.”
Last week, Gucci issued an apology for the offensive clothes merchandise and eliminated it from shops.
“Gucci deeply apologizes for the offense attributable to the wool balaclava jumper,” the luxurious model stated in an announcement. “We can affirm that the merchandise has been instantly faraway from our on-line retailer and all bodily shops. We think about range to be a basic worth to be totally upheld, revered, and on the forefront of each choice we make.
“We are totally dedicated to rising range all through our group and turning this incident into a robust studying second for the Gucci workforce and past.”
View a photograph of the sweater that sparked the outrage under.
— CNN International (@cnni) February 7, 2019