Social media was in an uproar when Nicki Minaj released a photo of Malcom X holding a gun looking out the window with the caption “Lookin Ass N*gga”. Â Instantly folks called the photo disrespectful and demanded that Nicki take it down. Â Of course when the masses speak in droves action tend to follow.
The photo was to be a visual for her song & video that was released on Wednesday via World Star HipHop called ‘Lookin Ass N*gga’. Â Obviously, that didn’t blow over well with the masses.
Here is the photo below that has caused such an uproar:
Nicki Minaj took to her Instagram page to apologize to Malcom X’s estate; saying that she never meant to undermine his efforts or legacy. Â The rapper also mentioned that she had taken the pic down.
See her statement below: