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Lil Uzi Vert Addresses Accusations Of Cultural Appropriation With Diamond Implant

Lil Uzi Vert is fending off accusations that he is a culture appropriator after fans took to social media to react to his latest gimmick of having a diamond reportedly valued at $24 million “implanted” into his forehead in the center. Lil Uzi Vert made headlines last week as the photos showing him with the precious rock in his sore and bleeding skin went viral online. He defended comments that said the implanting of the precious stone was cultural appropriation since it resembles some parts of Indian culture. Uzi quote tweeted photos which were taken from an Indian television series called ‘Mahabharat’ the following: “I’m just an average dude.” The accompanying photos showed men and women whose faces are decorated with what is called a “bindi.” A person on his thread responded, “where r al...