The 48-year-old rapper from Run the Jewels was seen being handcuffed and escorted out of the ceremony at Crypto Arena by Los Angeles police
This is fucking disgraceful.
Killer Mike, who TDB awarded best album last year...
Best Album – Michael – Killer Mike – 6 stars
Killer Mike is one of the most important voices in modern America, from politics to culture to the personal, his flow is a force of nation and Michael is probably the best album of 2023. His intelligence, his art and his insights make for the best 54minutes you will spend this Summer.
…for the Police to wait and arrest him on some bullshit misdemeanour at the night of his highest artistic achievement is beneath his mana and dignity as an artist and as a black voice for social change.
Nothing highlights the type of racism alive and well in America than arresting a rapper on the night he wins 3 awards.
Disgraceful behaviour by the American Police and disgraceful that the Grammy’s can’t protect their own members from being raided by the cops!
His album is amazing, his awards deserved, his art is fucking remarkable and the American Police are an ugly cult.
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