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Sidhu Moose Wala: From TikTok to Times Square, fans pay tribute to late Indian rapper

  • Fans from around the world are honoring the life, music and legacy of Sidhu Moose Wala, who died on May 29.
  • Seoul-based Instagram user Jongsoo Lee posted a viral cover of the late rapper’s song “295.” which has racked up over 40,000 likes.
  • Billboards of New York City’s Times Square played clips of Sidhu Moose Wala’s music on June 11 — what would have been his 29th birthday — to a chorus of fans rapping along and holding up their phone camera flashlights in solidarity.
  • Fellow hip-hop artists have taken to social media to pay tribute to the rapper, including Drake, who posted a picture of Sidhu Moose Wala on his Instagram story captioned “RIP Moose.”

Fans from around the world are honoring the life, music and legacy of Sidhu Moose Wala, who died on May 29.

Seoul-based Instagram user Jongsoo Lee posted a viral cover of the late rapper’s song “295” on a joint account he shares with his wife, @mylovefromkorea17. The cover has racked up over 40,000 likes, and many fans have praised Jongsoo for his flawless pronunciation of the song’s Hindi lyrics.

BLACKPINK’s Lisa beats out Drake, becomes first Asian woman to hit No. 1 on Billboard rap chart

Lisa beats Drake

BLACKPINK’s Lisa has been making waves in the music industry with her two-track solo debut “Lalisa,” with her newest achievement being that she is the first Thai artist from a South Korean label to top the Billboard rap charts. 

As she should: According to Forbes, the Canadian rapper Drake’s single “Way 2 Sexy” from his new album “Certified Lover Boy” was the No. 1 bestselling rap song in the U.S., but now Lisa’s single “Money” has beat it, putting Drake in second place. 

Vintage Apple Jacket Now Costs $10,000 on Ebay After Drake Wore One at WWDC

When Drake took the stage at the Apple WWDC 2015 event yesterday to talk about the much-anticipated Apple Music, it was what he wore that garnered the most attention. The “If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late” rapper wore an old Apple varsity jacket that immediately caused a social media uproar centered around where to acquire the garment.

The vintage wool jacket with leather sleeves worn by Drake is emblazoned with Apple’s old logo, a rainbow-colored apple. The rainbow logo was used by Apple from 1977-1998, and the jacket was reportedly given to Apple employees some time during that period.