This Very Famous Rapper Says It's Time to End Homophobia in Hip Hop

Lil B says his new album, I'm Gay, is all about his love for the gay community, and people in general.

Bay area rapper Lil B put himself on the map by signing up for more than 100 Myspace accounts and then filling them with copious amounts of his independently produced hip-hop music. He's since gone on to create a prolific mixtape career, the fruits of which led Slate writer Jonah Weiner to call B a "brilliantly warped, post-Lil-Wayne deconstructionist from the Bay Area." In short, the 21-year-old is already huge, and he's got a lot to lose if he makes some bad career choices. Which is why you might be surprised by B's new album title: I'm Gay.

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