Lil Wayne Leads ‘Black Lives Matter’ Chant At Concert Festival [VIDEO]

Katie Jerkovich Entertainment Reporter
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Lil Wayne lead a “Black Lives Matter” chant at a concert festival named after him.

Over the weekend, the 33-year-old rapper — whose real name is Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr. — took the stage in New Orleans,at his annual Lil Weezyana Festival in his hometown, according to Billboard. During the show the rapper chanted “Black Lives Matter.”. (RELATED: Dave Chappelle: ‘Black Lives Matter Is A Terrible Slogan’)


“We are…We are… black..black…America,” he said to the crowd who chanted along with him. “Black lives matter.” (RELATED: The Weeknd Gives $250,000 To Black Lives Matter)

The rapper then repeated something inaudible before saying “nothing else matters, because Black Lives Matter.”

Other performers at this years festival in Louisiana included rappers like 2 Chainz, Migos, and a surprise visit from Chris Brown.