Le1F (aka Khalif Diouf) is an openly gay rapper/producer based in New York City. After Macklemore took home the VMA awards for Best Hip-Hop Video and Best Video With a Social Message, Le1F took to Twitter to accuse the Seattle rapper of not only stealing their song, but profiting off of the struggles of queer communities.
Gay Rapper to Macklemore: ‘Gay People Don’t Care About Your Video About Gay People’
Not everyone is happy with Macklemore's success at the VMAs.
By Jamilah King Aug 27, 2013