It’s no secret that LeBron has several friends in the rap industry. The basketball giant has praised the work of a few of his rap friends, including Drake and Tory Lanez. Now the Lakers player has given rap sensation Lil Durk his flowers. Not only did he hail the newcomer one of the best rappers out right now. He also gave him mad props on the court. Apparently, LeBron James thinks Lil Durk can hoop like a pro.
LeBron James Approves Of Lil Durk’s Basketball Skills
When it comes to basketball and rap music, the two go hand in hand. We can’t have one without the other. For instance, LeBron James has expressed his appreciation for rap music and rappers in general on several occasions. At one point, he even stated that he planned to release a rap album of his own. While fans have yet to see the album, James has continued to back the rap industry. Additionally, LeBron James has also praised rap stars for their uncanny hoop skills.
Recently, the Lakers star crowned Lil Durk as one of the best he’s ever seen out on the court.
“He can hoop for real. Man, he at Lifetime hooping,” James said on the show.
Sounds like Lil Durk could play basketball professionally f he wanted to. At this point, Lil Durk can add basketball star to his growing resume. Is there anything this rap star can’t do?
Lil Durk Loves The Lakers Player’s Comments
Of course, the big time rapper heard through the grape vine LeBron James praise over his hoop skills. The young entrepreneur and rapper couldn’t contain his excitement over his words. Furthermore, Lil Durk took to Instagram, where he reposted James comment with a video clip.
“I don’t want to hear s**t nomo from nobody. Lol, let’s go @kingjames.”
Clearly, Lil Durk has the seal approval from King James himself. Now the haters have nothing to say.