The “See You Again” hitmaker took to Twitter on Sunday night to urge fellow performers to treat each other better in the New Year.
Khalifa, whose real name is Cameron Jibril Thomaz, pleaded for other celebrities to stop “disrespecting family, dead pals or the region they come from.” the same love you expect to receive. ”
The 34-year-old star went on to give more thoughts on his recommendations for change in 2022, acknowledging that while these celebrity feuds may not be the “direct cause of the violence,” he believes “changing them could to help”.
West Coast rapper Drakeo the Ruler – born Darrell Caldwell – was fatally stabbed on Saturday in a backstage altercation at a Los Angeles music festival where he was scheduled to perform, according to his publicist and the forces of the United States. ‘order.
Last month Young Dolph, the rapper behind albums like âRich Slave,â was gunned down in a cookie store in Memphis. No arrests have been made in connection with his death.
In 2014, Khalifa said in an interview with Vlad TV that he made a conscious decision not to include negativity or violence in his music, despite growing up in a particularly violent neighborhood in Pittsburgh.
He explained at the time, “I just want to give the kids a chance to watch someone who doesn’t talk about this stuff (violence), which they still think is cool.”