Although Gucci has introduced a new initiative that may promote inclusion and variety throughout the firm after their silly mistake releasing garments that resembled Blackface, the announcement is not sufficient to avert their controversial transfer for some individuals like Soulja Boy.
The “Crank That” rapper was performing on the High Times Dope Cup in Adelanto, California when his observe “Gucci Bandana” cued up subsequent. After rapping the primary line, Soulja stopped his efficiency and let it’s identified that the Italian shaped trend home is canceled. “I nearly forgot Gucci racist as f*ck. Man ya’ll obtained me fucked up Gucci put out all that racist ass shit with that Blackface shit, ni**a fuck Gucci,” he instructed the gang.
“I spent over one million on Gucci within the final ten years they’ll suck my dick with that racist shit,” he added earlier than telling his DJ to cue up the subsequent observe.
When Gucci was on the peak the backlash, Dapper Dan made a vow to steer the style firm in the correct course for the long run, assembly with the CEO and President Marco Bizzarri to make sure this by no means occurs once more.
“As a companion, I’m proud to work with Gucci and different group leaders to assist information packages that may create significant influence for the Black group and trend as an entire,” Dapper acknowledged the corporate’s new initiatives. “It is crucial that we’ve a seat on the desk to say how we needs to be represented and reimagined. Through our work collectively, Gucci is able to lead the general business towards turning into a greater extra inclusive one.”