Uncle Lukerecentlyexpressed gratitude towards CBS and The Grammys for finally including him in their recent celebration, A GRAMMY Salute To 50 Years of Hip-Hop. The music mogul has further proven that closed mouths aren’t fed.
This recognition comes after Luke’s previous frustrations with being left out of the recognition for Florida artists. Taking to Twitter(X), Uncle Luke thanked The Grammys and CBS, stating:
“I want to thank the #Grammys and @CBS Jesse Collins for allowing me to be a part of this historic moment in history, celebrating 50 years of hip-hop. Miamians normally get left out but not this time. We appreciate it and thank you much love.”
In August 2023, Uncle Luke voiced his disappointment at the lack of recognition for Florida artists in the music industry during hip hop’s 50th anniversary.
The Miami rapper highlighted the industry’s longstanding disregard for Florida hip-hop. However, this time, the tables turned in Uncle Luke’s favor as he was given the chance to shine on the Grammy stage.
Following Uncle Luke’s shoutout on Twitter(X), fans flooded social media with excitement and support for the legendary artist. One user, @whoistrip, described the moment as “phenomenal,” while another user, @canefan4life, stated: “ You are a legend my man !!!”
Luke Speaks Up
Referencing Luke’s previous gripe for lack thereof, the musical artist expressed frustration with the lack of recognition for Florida artists in the music industry on hip hop’s 50th anniversary. The Miami rapper addressed the industry’s long-standing disregard for Florida hip-hop.
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