Nicki Minaj Calls Out Fashion Designers For Exploiting Black Culture - MTV

MTV| Tue Sep 12 14:05:21 EDT 2017
Like so many other A-list celebs, Nicki Minaj is trotting around New York Fashion Week this week serving look after look, no matter what the temperature outside is. But the reliably unfiltered rapper is also taking the opportunity to bring attention to the fashion industry’s lack of diversity. While performing at Philipp Plein’s Spring/Summer ‘18 runway show, she applauded the German designer for championing diversity, and took the industry to task for exploiting black culture. “Thank you, Philipp Plein, for including our culture,” she said onstage, via Billboard, in front of a star-studded crowd that included 50 Cent, Paris Hilton, Bella Thorne, and Fifth Harmony. “Designers get really big ..

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