It was recently reported that Carolyn Bryant admitted that she lied when she accused 14-year-old Emmett Till of physically and verbally assaulting her in Mississippi roughly 60 years ago. With this newfound information, some of Till’s relatives are hoping a new investigation could lead to closure.
Lil Wayne is being asked to edit some of his lyrics.
Airickca Gordon-Taylor, director of the Mamie Till Mobley Memorial Foundation, has requested that Lil Wayne remove Emmett Till’s name from his verse on Future’s “Karate Chop.”
Gordon-Taylor calls Wayne’s use of Till’s name “disappointing, dishonorable, and outright disrespectful to our family.”