T.I. Issues Cancellations To Gucci, Prada & Moncler & Offers Up Black-Owned Alternatives

Aftershocks following the Gucci blackface backlash are nonetheless being felt now that T.I. has gotten wind the controversy.

The Trouble Man has taken it upon himself to launch a campaign in opposition to luxurious style manufacturers with racist overtones and never solely referred to as out Gucci however Prada and Moncler for numerous items that depict African American caricatures.

“As a 7 determine/yr buyer & very long time supporter your model I need to say…Y’all GOT US fucked UP!!!” T.I. bellowed on Instagram. APOLOGY NOT ACCEPTED!!!! We ain’t going for this “oops my unhealthy I didn’t imply to be racist and disrespectful in the direction of your individuals” shit!!! Y’all knew wtf y’all was doin and WE AINT GOING FOR IT!!! We ALL GOTTA Stop shopping for,carrying,and supporting this piece shit firm And ALL PIECE OF SHIT COMPANIES UNTIL THEY LEARN TO RESPECT OUR DOLLARS & VALUE OUR BUSINESS!!!! Our tradition RUNS THIS SHIT!!!

We (People shade) spend $1.25 TRILLION/12 months (however are the least revered and the least included)and if we cease shopping for ANYTHING they MUST appropriate any and ALL our issues. That’s THE ONLY WAY we are able to get some RESPECT PUT ON OUR NAME!!!! I Don’t Give a Fuck if I gotta put on Target model shit…. #FuckGucci”

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@gucci As a 7 figure/yr customer & long time supporter your brand I must say…Y’all GOT US fucked UP!!! APOLOGY NOT ACCEPTED!!!! We ain’t going for this “oops my bad I didn’t mean to be racist and disrespectful towards your people” shit!!! Y’all knew wtf y’all was doin and WE AINT GOING FOR IT!!! We ALL GOTTA Stop buying,wearing,and supporting this piece shit company And ALL PIECE OF SHIT COMPANIES UNTIL THEY LEARN TO RESPECT OUR DOLLARS & VALUE OUR BUSINESS!!!! Our culture RUNS THIS SHIT!!! We (People color) spend $1.25 TRILLION/year (but are the least respected and the least included)and if we stop buying ANYTHING they MUST correct any and ALL our concerns. That’s THE ONLY WAY we can get some RESPECT PUT ON OUR NAME!!!! I Don’t Give a Fuck if I gotta wear Target brand shit…. #FuckGucci

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But the vocal rap star didn’t finish with dragging Gucci’s title within the cut price bin. He referred to as out each Prada and Moncler for related themed Jim Crow drip.

On Wednesday (February 6), Gucci issued an apology after an $890 sweater that was overwhelmingly perceived to resemble an individual in blackface.

Spike Lee and Soulja Boy (who has now vowed to rock Fendi in favor his Gucci headband he popularized on The Breakfast Club) additionally joined the boycott, amongst 1000’s who felt just like the mea culpa simply wasn’t good enough.

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To compensate for the as soon as beloved Hip Hop model, T.I. took to Instagram to huge up a number of black-owned clothes strains, together with his personal veteran style home, Akoo.

AKOO

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AKOO A KING OF ONESELF 10 YEARS STRONG @akooclothing #BlackOwned

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Rich Broke

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Strivers Row

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Hideoki Bespoke

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Amir James

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Served Fresh

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Served Fresh Fashion with a Message @servedfresh #BlackOwned

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