AOKI LEE SIMMONS SLAMS WHITE AMERICA FOR ‘FAKE’ LOVE OF HIP-HOP

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Aoki Lee Simmons is calling out White America for what she believes to be a “fake” love of Hip-Hop. The youngest daughter of Russell Simmons and Kimora Lee Simmons took to social media with her thoughts this past weekend. https://www.instagram.com/reel/CkqYj6zjy1n/?igshid=YmMyMTA2M2Y%3D “You know every time a Black hip-hop artist, a rap artist who is broken into the American mainstream dies, it is only those communities, the Black community, the hip-hop community, who are actively involved in the remembrance or mourning them,” Aoki said. “At the same time, like so many privileged non-Black people are like living their lives, the soundtrack to their life is this music they are using it for everything, it’s constantly headphones in there like gym, it’s motivation,” the young adult shared. “Much of what makes Hip-Hop so compelling and it’s so often the stories of the traumatic lived experience of Black Americans like the absolute worst parts of systematic oppression on communities in the hood violence and drugs,” Aoki told her social media fans. “It’s all fun and games but like these are ongoing relevant issues that frequently kill these artists and when that happens, it’s all like, ‘The Hip-Hop community is violent.’ But you were just...

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