Killer Mike Responds to Grammys Arrest – Billboard

Killer Mike is assured his identify might be cleared after an altercation with Grammy Awards safety personnel on Sunday (Feb. 4) led to his arrest.

It was a bittersweet night time for the Atlanta rapper, who gained three Grammys — for rap music of the yr and rap efficiency of the yr for “Scientists & Engineers” and rap album of the yr for Michael — and ended on a bitter notice when he was positioned beneath arrest and was transported to LAPD Central Division.



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“I first wish to lengthen my appreciation to the Grammy’s Committee for recognizing me and my staff for the work that went into Michael,” he writes in a press release, seen by Billboard.

“We’re extremely proud and are basking on this second. I’m additionally grateful that one in every of my prayers has been answered – the day after my Grammy win – I discovered that my son, who has been on the listing for a kidney for years, lastly has a match. Clearly, we’re elated.”

In keeping with reviews, Killer Mike (actual identify Michael Render) exited a safe space on the Peacock Theater, the place most of the awards had been introduced and handed out Sunday, earlier than the principle televised ceremony came about inside Crypto.com area.

He’s then stated to have tried to return with a number of people to the safe space, sources inform Billboard, the place he was stopped by safety. When personnel demanded to see his entry credentials, an argument ensured, and the hip-hop artist was led off in handcuffs.

“I do wish to notice that final night time, my staff and I fielded various calls from involved followers and colleagues eager to know if I used to be OK,” his assertion continues. “I significantly respect the priority and help, however I’m higher than OK. As you’ll be able to think about, there was rather a lot going and there was some confusion round which door my staff and I ought to enter. We skilled an over-zealous safety guard however my staff and I’ve the upmost confidence that I’ll finally be cleared of all wrongdoing.”

Till that point, he continues, “preserve listening to ‘Michael,’ and preserve going after your desires.”

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