AI rapper FN Meka dropped by Capitol Records following backlash over racial stereotypes
Capitol Records has removed rapper AI FN Meka. FN Meka has been criticized for belittling his culture and mocking police brutality on his TikTok, where he has more than 10 million followers, and some critics have called him so. called “digital blackface”.
The AI rapper is the natural progression of the digital blackface I’ve been talking about for years…
— Who is you, Chiron? (@NotLaja) August 23, 2022
A representative for Capitol Music Group said in a statement, “CMG immediately severed ties with the FN Meka project.” We sincerely apologize to the black community for our lack of sensitivity in endorsing this project, and we would like to thank everyone who has provided constructive feedback over the past few days. We have made the decision to terminate our cooperation with the project.