The Wrap Up with L’Orèal Luchi, keeping you informed on everything that happened in hip hop culture this week:
Blueface defended Chrisean Rock
for smoking weed while pregnant. A video went viral of her smoking a blunt, and when Rock received backlash, Blueface Tweeted, “Lots of women smoke weed until their last trimester there is no effect don’t shoot the messenger.” The CDC points out smoking can cause harm to an unborn baby. It’s not clear how many months she is, but wishing her and the baby a healthy pregnancy.
During Chloe’s recent appearance on Latto’s 777 radio show on Apple Music, Chloe spilled the tea about Quavo dating rumors. Chloe said he’s a nice guy and she likes his locs, but they were simply working. They’re both in the musical comedy Praise This is set to hit Peacock on April 7.
50 Cent signed a multi-year deal with the Timberwolves. He said, “I had the opportunity to meet with the Timberwolves and knew they were the perfect partners for Sire Spirits.” The team crowned 50’s spirits company the “Official Spirit Partner of the Timberwolves” with his Branson Cognac. They also named 50 Cent’s Champagne as the “Official Champagne of the Timberwolves.”
After being found guilty of shooting Megan Thee Stallion, Tory Lanez filed a motion for a new trial. Tory’s legal team came up with a list of errors made in the first trial. He faces 22 years. Prosecutors are expected to file a reply to the motion by April 10.
Ciara teamed up with Lola Brooke and Lady London on “Da Girls” remix. In a social media post, Cici gave the women their flowers and said, “Lola and @LadyLondon, you are pure fire. An inspiration to all!!! Keep gettin the bag Queens!!!”