iLoveMakonnen Comes Out

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In a world that traditionally does not do well with LGBT+ figures, Atlanta rapper iLoveMakonnen (real name Makonnen Sheran) has come out as gay on his Twitter. He then summarised his tweets and captioned “thank you for letting me be myself.❤” on his Instagram.

 

Thank you for letting me be myself.❤

A photo posted by Red Dragon Makonnen (@ilovemakonnen) on

The rapper, who first made the scene with his hit ‘Tuesday’ in 2014 (featuring Drake), has been getting both overwhelming support and nasty bigotry on social media.

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This comes on the back of artists like Frank Ocean, and Chance The Rapper’s brother, Taylor Bennett, coming out as well. Maybe the world of rap and R & B is opening up.

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