Meet The Fashion Brand Behind Drake's Black Face Photo

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It's been a wild night! Hip Hop Star Pusha T' premiered his new Drake diss track "The Story of Adidon" on Funk Master Flex's radio Channel Hot 97. He touched on scorching topics such as drake's struggles with race and his alleged hidden son. He also exposed a photoshoot that he used as the cover-art featuring a photo of Drake wearing 'BlackFace" which was deemed offensive by many twitter users, including ebonynsweet.com. We decided not to post the actual photo since the Photographer David Leyes is currently filing Copyright Complaints and doing everything within his power to remove the photo off the internet. But you can still see the cover-art and Listen to the Track below.

The company behind the controversial photoshoot is a 25 year old clothing brand called Too Black Guys founded in Toronto in 1990. They say the name was derived from Malcolm X’s “Message to the Grass Roots” speech which was delivered on November 10, 1963, at the Northern Negro Grass Roots Leadership Conference and held at King Solomon Baptist Church in Detroit, Michigan.


Also, inspired by the “do for self” sentiment of early 90’s hip hop, they claim "Too Black Guys" aimed was to represent the black experience in an unapologetic way. It's unclear when Drake actually participated in the photo-shoot, but it seems like it happened atleast 7-8 years ago. It's unclear the Race of the Owner's behind the company, but fans online claim they are also Black. So, when placed in the proper context do you still believe the photoshoot is a bad thing? I let you decide. Comment and let me know what you think!

Check out the website here: https://tooblackguys.co/
Meet The Fashion Brand Behind Drake's Black Face Photo Meet The Fashion Brand Behind Drake's Black Face Photo Reviewed by PLΛY R&B on May 29, 2018 Rating: 5

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