See How Quavo, French Montana, Dave East and More Spent Christmas Day 2016
Christmas 2016 is officially in the books, and it was an eventful one on the hip-hop side. Troy Ave got shot twice while visiting family in Brooklyn. Run The Jewels duo Killer Mike and El-P surprised the masses by releasing their third album RTJ3. And hip-hop reacted to the death of famed 1980s singer George Michael.
The rest of the rap world celebrated the holiday like the majority of us. Some with a bit more flare and money to blow.
A few rappers made major splurges on la familia. Lil Yachty almost bought his mother every designer bag in the book. And even had to clap back at a hater who questioned the substance of his gift giving. “I bought my mom a house, car and paid off all her loans already,” he snapped back. “My money is also hers, so my savings is hers. I purchased these things simply because it was always her dream to have it. I ‘really got it like that.’ Stop being so bitter. You must not have a family.”
Speaking of family, XXL 2016 winter issue cover boy, Travis Scott purchased a brand new home for his. “Merry Christmas. Gave my family a present I been working on my whole life. A home. Very thankful. Watch insta story for they reaction,” La Flame wrote on Instagram.
Check out pictures and video of how some more of your favorite artists, including French Montana, Quavo, Dave East and more spent the 25th, below.
no kids should have to spend Christmas in the hospital, but for those who are, we made gingerbread cookies!!! To the staff at Rainbow's children hospital in Cleveland: thanks for being there for these kids on the holidays (and everyday) it meant a lot to spend my Christmas with you. And I hope you kids feel a little better after some presents and cookies ❤️❤️❤️