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“I don’t want your faggot money,” claims US rapper Trick Trick

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  1. Just replace the words ‘homosexual’ and ‘faggot’ with the word ‘black’ or its racist ‘N’ alternative. Nice, eh?
    I’ve never heard of this guy but, as always, I think that people who are overly interested in other people’s sex lives are trying to compensate for their own inadequacies. What else could generate so much illogical hate? I feel sorry for him. He obviously has major mental issues that need sorting. He sounds like a ten year old boy, in my opinion.

  2. well i dont spend my faggot money on something like this and nobody else should do it cause sorry but he should know what its like to get dicriminated dont they learn anything???

  3. Was Trick Trick labouring under the illusion that we were going to give him any money? I’m fine with that arrangement, I don’t want to fund his bigot lifestyle either.
    I just hope the straight community pauses for reflection before filling the coffers of this hateful moron. He’s got no more authority to “address that issue” than the KKK have the authority to address the issue of race relations.
    I hope he gets mugged for his bling jewellery.

  4. why is it that large numbers of the black community continue with homophobic views? i read that a black majority in cali voted for the gay marriage ban. cant the black community see a parallel between civil and gay rights?
    i am a gay white man. i support the black community in their struggle to live in a non racist america. why cant the black community do the same?

  5. Is that all he could come up with? *yawn*

    and when he says “I address it hard as hell”, could that be a Freudian slip for the reason for the strength of his reaction to gay people?

  6. He’s looking for cheap publicity, that’s all.

  7. “I wish people would learn to be more respectful of themselves and those around them.”

    Ironically that was the next sentence he said in the interview…

  8. Im pretty horrified by this, I would have thought people had more respect for eachother. Also, isnt this actually defamation, its one thing disagreeing with our lifestyles but such remarks are crossing the line. Im pretty furious its allowed.

  9. Hammer – Haven’t heard much from you since the early 90’s… what happened to ‘Hammer Time’ and those baggy pants? Thanks for the kind suggestion about the island holiday, there’s plenty of friendly island resorts to choose from. But I’d just miss the opportunity to wind you ‘normal’ people up, so if it’s all the same I’m not about to emigrate. Love and hugs XXXX

  10. What a sad asshole!!!!!

  11. I was interested in what “extreme” homophobic lyrics might be. I won’t repeat his hate here, but it involves advocating killing gay people. Surely that’s a crime? Or is it just the ‘public performance’ that’s against the law? I don’t understand why UK shops are stocking this album. Disgusting.

  12. Just wondering why “Hammer” was looking on the PinkNews website? Something you want to tell us sweetheart? xx

  13. First of all, let’s analyze his name. What do most gay men call someone they pick up for sex? Trick, and he uses it twice. Second, considering where he’s from and the business he’s in I would bet he’s been incarcerated before. It has been shown that extended periods of incarceration can turn men onto the DL (down low). I wouldn’t be surprised if his negative attitude and opinion about homosexuality don’t stem from his own homosexual tendencies.

    I think he feels his negative opinions about our community will turn into a platinum album. I hope that the world is full of enough intelligent people to boycott this piece of tripe. I hope one day he will sort out whatever issues he as and become a nice all inclusive entertainer. Until then, please forgive this, I hope his album flops. So when he’s sitting wondering what happened, he’ll realize that peddling fear, hate, intolerance and bigotry won’t sell albums but make you a “never even made it”.

  14. a 100% percent straight male is never threaten by a homosexualtiy. Only a doubting thomas is scared and defensive.

  15. Just a fat guy that can’t get laid without paying for it.

    Is all

  16. I am going to print this story off, and circulate round all my local record stores and urge them not to stock his album. Im also going to find out what record label he is signed up to and write a formal complaint to them. Lets see how this motherf*****r likes it when his comments affect his profits and his career.

  17. Talented entertainers with integrity simply don’t publish/perform this kind of detritus.
    If this ‘entertainer’ can enjoy commercial success by being so misanthropic, maybe we should boycott retailers and be grateful that any progeny issued by him will be intellectually stillborn, just like his pater.
    He’ll only then be noticed by his neighbours who will have to suffer him.

  18. Charlotte Hough 12 Nov 2008, 4:37pm

    Shame he feels the need to open his trap. He is fat, extremely ugly, bigoted and pretty stupid. Completely unlike a lot of gay men I know. I know which I prefer!

  19. Robert, ex-pat Brit 12 Nov 2008, 4:43pm

    Hammer honey, the fact that you’re finding your way to a gay website speaks volumes. Can’t get a hot guy date?

    Eib…..most African-Americans don’t equate equality with their own civil rights movement, in fact most are offended when the two are compared. Religion is at the core of their homophobia, they are taught to hate by their pastors, ministers, whatever, always have been always will be. They’re not very well educated either and that goes for the whites who vote with them on gay issues. Relgious belief systems as well as bigotry and discrimation are learned behaviour and personal choices. Trick Trick is a by product of that, he more or less admits it. Wherever there is discrimination or bigotry or the doulbe-standard, just look at the history of all religion, there is a definite and obvious correlation, undoubtedly.

  20. Rick wrote:
    “I am going to print this story off, and circulate round all my local record stores and urge them not to stock his album. Im also going to find out what record label he is signed up to and write a formal complaint to them. Lets see how this motherf*****r likes it when his comments affect his profits and his career.”

    Brilliant! That’s the way, Rick. We must all do the same. Most people working in record shops are young and pretty open-minded. I used to work in one and I occasionally noticed that the buyer decided to withdraw some particular artist and send all his/her records back to the record company!

    DOING SOMETHING LIKE THIS IS EFFECTIVE. Only whining and moaning in this blog is not enough. We’ve got to do BOTH!

  21. Robert, ex-pat Brit 12 Nov 2008, 4:48pm

    Eib, further to my last comment, African Americans never won their full equality by popular vote or propositions but instead, it was the Supreme Court of the United States that legislated in their favour. If it had been left to the popular vote, there would still be segregation. They have short memories. By the same token and I beg to digress, the bigots who voted for proposition 8 for example demand that gay related legislation should always be put to the people for a vote. Do you see the doulbe-standard as well as the bigotry? Quite obvious isn’t it?

  22. Vo Dong Cung 12 Nov 2008, 5:31pm

    Why people lock themself in the prison of hate !!!… So poor heart…

  23. Lady Fluff 12 Nov 2008, 5:36pm

    Trick, honey, don’t you worry your pretty little self. I’d much rather listen to my kd lang and Indigo Girls back catalogues than the bigoted noise that you’ve come up with – my dyke pounds won’t be going anywhere near you. And after I follow Rick’s example, I hope that you come to regret your remarks when you career suffers.

  24. Is there anyone who doesn’t believe for a second that Trick Trick is not a self-loathing closeted homo on the DL?

    And he’s ugly too. Yech!

  25. Terry Floyd Johnson 12 Nov 2008, 5:58pm

    This blast of hatred from a music artist, isn’t just a closet homo, but is also a reaction against gay and bi wins, bringing their lifestyle out into the open, and being proud of it.

    M&M is producing this trash, so it says he is backing this hatred to.

    Trick Trick isn’t just a rapper gone bad; hes a symbol of hatred against a community, who does him no harm, but may threaten his perceived status in the male dominated world, which says be strong, proud, and don’t do anything which will tear you from your level within the status quo.

    The nature of ranting like this; maybe for publicity, but its a male chavenist statement, of a pretender, trying to bluff his way of protecting his status quo turf.

  26. Never heard of this guy and am guessing i never will…… If his ignorant and uneducated rants above are anyting to go by!! Whatever….whoever you are….. this is one proud DYKE wont be spending my money on your crap excuse for “music”……so you neednt worry Dick Trick or whatever youre called!!!
    As Damien Dempsey says…. “”We’re all children of this earth and youre hate for us will chew ya up and spit you out”!!
    Go on Damo…..Now theres a real man!!

  27. Don’t worry dear, I’d never spend my faggot money on the pile of shite that flows out of you overpaid, completely talentless primates anyway.

  28. Oh deary, deary me. Lawks! I’m all a tremble. An I was just getting into all this hip hop malarky.
    Not

  29. Mary Flying Eagle Ray 12 Nov 2008, 11:12pm

    My goodness trickie, Trick, you are surely a throw back to the days of
    black trying to hide as white, it is people like you who should have
    been frozen in those dark times, so you could feel the full wrath
    of the whip of unequal, harsh judgements heaped on you, you are a
    disgrace, and I morn for all the whites who lost their lives fighting
    for equal rights for punks like you.Take off your gold chains,pull
    your pants up, try and pass for human. I doubt you and phony jerks
    like you will ever be mistaken as human. You are getting a lot of
    coverage,I didn’t want to fall into your trap of giving you more
    space, But I am madd, so I will fight with my lesbian sisters and
    gay brothers until the hate you spew is quieted.(Rapper?Nottt. You
    are a no talent jerk. BIGOT, IN A WORLD that many times does not
    welcome you. Relive your history. How does it feel????
    Ellen Degeneres, Rosie O’Donnell, I hope they are laughing at your
    backwardness, likely they know and remember your history better
    than you do.
    I am an easy going person, known to believe in balance and harmony,
    as I gather to protest, and speak for equal rights, rest assured, I
    fEEL JUDGEMENT WILL AGAIN VISIT YOU AND YOURS. Possibly, long
    over due.
    I am angry, I am mad, I am sad
    Mary Flying Eagle

  30. Terry – you make a good point, what about those other artists who want to be associated with this idiot? Eminem has previous form on the homophobic lyrics front…I saw a picture of Eminem’s butt in a celebrity magazine once, I think he was pulling a moonie to camera. That’s one ass I didn’t need to see. As Marshal Mathers might say “Ooops, there goes gravity”.

  31. I am the mother of a gay son and a lesbian daughter and I would be appauled if either of them brought something like you home. You are a discusting specium of any race or sexuality. I think you protest too much. What are you hiding from? I can guarantee you I will not spend one cent on you or your album.

  32. following on from comments I made earlier in which I stated I was going to print this story off and circulate it round all my local record stores urging them not to stock this album and also make a formal complaint to whatever record label this twat is signed to I will also be approaching the students unions at the local universities and colleges where I live and approaching the local newpaper to print an article about my efforts to scupper this assholes attempts to make a profit from promoting prejudice and discrimination.

  33. Monkey Music 13 Nov 2008, 1:03am

    “I don’t want your nigger music any goddamn way. I don’t like it. Carry that shit somewhere else.”

  34. So this disgusting piece of crap is saying that the world would be better with his kind? The best pro gay propaganda I’ve ever seen, with such an example few will doubt where is the truth.

  35. Rick – In principle I agree with boycotting this bigot’s output, however you have to be careful how you do it.
    I’m just concerned that the whole thing smacks of a publicity stunt to raise a stink, there’s no such thing as bad publicity to some people, especially not in the world of hip-hop.
    There are a hardcore of teenagers who buy this hateful crap just because “THEY don’t want me to hear it”, ‘they’ being any authority figure who tells them what they’re allowed to listen to.
    Sometimes the oxygen of publicity is all these assholes need to make their record platignum. So if you are going to get it pulled, make it a low key campaign without bells and whistles, or you’ll be playing right into his hands. Maybe the record stores and student unions would be the best place to start.

  36. Yes Flapjack, your probably right. The angle I shall be coming from however is not that people should not listen to it but that its not right for anyone to make a profit from promoting prejudice and discrimination and seeking to deliberately cause suffering in the world. In singling out individuals for persecution, namely Ellen Degeneres & Rosie O Donnell, he has made this a human rights issue. Thats the angle I shall be coming from. There are laws about hate crime in the States so maybe Ellen & Rosie may be able to file a suit for hate crime. I shall certainly be writing to them to suggest that. Playing into the hands of publicity it may be, but I shall be taking full advantage of my democratic right to disagree none the less.

  37. Well i hope American gays take action and if it appears on the shelves over here,i for one will be on to them like a ton of bricks! Good luck with your action Rick. I will be onto my MP if it hits the shops here. Eminem, Ummm had my doubts about him, now working on this pile of crap, i guess we now know where we stand with him too! Anyway who the hell is Trick Trick? Sounds like the name of a poodle! and just like a dog he’s pumping out the ****!

  38. I just checked Amazon – it’s freely available, though there’s been no reviews yet. Interstingly there were 13 copies under the “used and new” category. Is it too much to hope that people who bought it have ditched it already?

  39. The c*nt of Monte Crisco! 13 Nov 2008, 11:54am

    He probably calls Rosie and Ellen dyke bitches cos he knows he ain’t never gonna stand a chance with either of them! Sad pathetic little(!) homophobe! I’m not a fan of (C)rap music anyway so won’t be going anywhere near his album! Would rather save my faggot money to spend on things worthwhile!

  40. Paul McMichael 13 Nov 2008, 12:31pm

    Is there really nothing else to rap about in 2008? Er… first African American President, first Black Formula I winner – oh, and Trick Trick is upset about lesbians – it doesn’t add up to much of a proposition except for an arbitrary Hate quotient. A very cynical sales stunt – gays complain so no brain teens figure “he must be a REAL rebel” before purchasing album online followed in short order by viewing even more lesbian porn.

  41. Hi, Ive just checked Zavvi (formerly Virgin Megastores) and his album is sold there. Ive asked them to remove it from their stores, pointing reference to his “views”.

  42. Amazon UK stock it because their policy is to stock everything unless it breaks the law. When is that anti-hate legislation that was supposed to cover lyrics coming in? Anyone know?

  43. Har Davids 13 Nov 2008, 4:19pm

    I guess most ‘faggots’ won’t be to keen on spending money on this guy. Why spend money on some slob who feels good about flaunting his homophobia? It does seem change that want to invest money in this kind of hatemongering, disguised as music. Can’t this person and his financiers be prosecuted for incitement to violence?

  44. Rick George 13 Nov 2008, 5:12pm

    Today, as I stated I was going to do in earlier remarks I made here, I have been to HMV, W H Smith, CEX, Zavvi, & Asda in my local area, with a copy of this news item and a letter urging them not to stock this album. I would urge others to do the same in their own area. As yet I am still to approach Woolworths & Borders. If you like I can send you copies of the letter I composed so you can use it yourself. Let me know if you would like copies. I can be e-mailed on sephiroth_kether@yahoo.co.uk. Also I will be starting a group on Facebook to boycott this album and this artist. If anyone knows how to contact the record label this artist is signed with, please let me know as one of the steps I intend to take is to make a formal complaint to them. I am also going to approach local student unions and the local press. I do not think it is right for a person to gain wealth by promoting hostility, prejudice and hate toward others is the angle I am taking in this campaign. Lock and Load!

  45. Don’t forget to boycot those other ‘artists’ (and I do use that term loosly) who are featured on this album. Some of these are chart toppers with a large mainstream and youth following – lets face it they would have to be incredibly stupid to not realise exactly what they are signing their names to.

  46. Rick George 14 Nov 2008, 9:16am

    I have now created a group on Facebook called ‘Boycott Eminem, 50 Cent,Icecube, Trick Trick and the album The Villian’. Please show your support for stopping this guy dragging black music and culture into the gutter and for not allowing someone to gain wealth by promoting and legitimising hostility, prejudice and hate toward others by joining this group. When I have enough members I will be using this group to protest and complain to this guys record label, which I now understand is called KOCH Records. I am Richard William George on Facebook and there is this group on my profile.

  47. sorry Rick but there is already a group with more members: http://www.new.facebook.com/home.php?ref=home#/group.php?gid=48871871220
    better to join forces I think…

  48. Khalil Amani 17 Nov 2008, 8:27am

    “Grab the Raid! Another Homophobic Cockroach! Trick Trick.”

    Did somebody throw one of those exterminating tents over the house of hip-hop, ‘cause these ig-nant-ass homophobic rappers are “coming out of the closet” like somebody just sprayed Raid!

    Seems like my job is never done! First, I had to go at JapCity! Then I went at 40 Glocc! And now Eminem’s boy Trick Trick! It’s about to get “colder in the D!”

    Mr. Trick (*I’m not sure if I’m using his first name or his last, but what the hey!) had some choice words for gay people, which he expressed in an Allhiphop.com interview. Many of those hip-hop heads reading didn’t even know who dude was! But this is old-head Negro writing this blog knows him quite well—the chain-snatcher of little boys—the fighting with Trick Daddy scoundrel—the AK-47 wielding ignoramus on YouTube!

    Why does Allhiphop.com continue to put these fools on their site, only to find out that they are relatively unknown in mass-media hip-hop circles? (But that’s not really my beef! It’s the IGNORANCE which they spew!) Allhiphop.com featured JapCity’s homophobic video “Niggas wit Purses.” Folk didn’t know JapCity outside of Chi-Town!

    And many of these people posting on Allhiphop.com don’t know Trick Trick, the Detroit gangsta turnt rappa! Well, goddamnit! Post some anti-homophobe shyt by the likes of me! Put some balance in hip-hop! (You know there are straight cats that are down for the LGBT community!) Don’t worry if the people don’t know me! I’ll introduce myself to your audience! I’m Khalil (motherfucking) Amani, Ya Gay Friend’s Favorite Straight Friend! I write the ONLY STRAIGHT gay-friendly hip-hop blog on the Internet! Hoodgrownonline.com! (I dare you to find another!) I’m a homophobe killa!

    So here’s what this douche-bag Trick Trick said about homosexuality:

    “I’ma go on the record right now with this. Homosexuals are probably not gonna like this album… I don’t want your faggot money any goddamn way. I don’t like it [homosexuality]. Carry that shit somewhere else. It’s just that every time that you turn on the TV, that sissy shit is on …and they act like its fucking okay. The world is changing for the worst when shit like that happens. And I address that issue. I address it hard as hell….Either way he’s gay/Ain’t no other way to say/He’s a fucking faggot so I’m lettin’ off my AK/Bust ‘em in his forehead/He ain’t worth lettin’ live/A man and man shouldn’t raise another man’s kids!”

    On Trick Trick’s new album, The Villain, he goes at Ellen DeGeneres and Rosie O’Donnell, rapping about “dyke bitches” and “scud missile right through their fucking cruise ship.”

    So this hypocritical bastard is talking about killing lesbian women, as though he’s doing his god’s work! Fuckin’ ghetto-ass Al-Qaeda wannabe! He thinks women bumpin’ uglies is far worse than bombing a cruise ship full of people who love each other! And then some of these no-brainer Internet thugs/geeks are cosigning him—using the Bible as their moral compass! Listen to them! “You know da Bible says it’s against Gawd’s law!” What scripture? Shut-up, because most of y’all have never read the Bible! You’re just parroting some shyt you heard Rev. Chickenfoot preach! Homosexuality is a “sin?” Bullshyt!

    (*If you study the religio/historical/political polemic [argument] on homosexuality one will see that homosexuality was banned by the Levitical priests, not because gay sex was bad, but because it was tied to foreign Goddess and Sodomite religious worship, who used sex [in any form] as the ultimate show of devotion to the Divine [God]! The Jews found the “sex factor” ever-so-enticing when they came into contact with these people. The ancient Jewish priests were “playa-hatin’” on those religions! Just like some of these preachers, today, who don’t want their followers going to another church, for fear of losing their congregation—their money! The Goddess and Sodomite cults of 3,000 years ago were far more sophisticated than the borrowed Mosaic Law—a plagiarism of the Babylonian “Code of Hammurabi.” And for those of you who like to use the “Sodom & Gomorrah” story to “prove” how your god hates faggots—the story had absolutely nothing to do with sex! Their destruction was the result of greed, profligacy and inhospitality [Ezekiel 16:49-50]. Now further research that ish!) (You can find a detailed historical explanation in my book Hip-Hop Homophobes… iuniverse..com for starters!)

    We can’t presume to judge another people’s culture/religion! Stop using the Bible and playing “Religious Gymnastics!” The Bible says a lot of shyt that we don’t adhere to! So what? You think the Bible is against homosexuality? It’s also against profaning the seventh-day Sabbath/Shabbat, but how many of you violate the TEN COMMANDMENTS in favor of the Nicene Creed of 325 A.D. by Emperor Constantine, a fake-ass Christian who changed Saturday worship to Sunday worship and gave you such profane things as the date of Christmas and Easter, after the Sol Invictus Cult and the fertility Goddess Eostre? Raise your hands! How many of y’all eat shrimp, lobster and pork? These are against “God’s Law!” I bet you love the hell out of a ham sammich! [Leviticus 11] I bet y’all be taking your girlfriend to the Red Lobster, hoping that the $19.95 sckrimp & lobster special gets you the poonanny at the end of the night! (And by the way, fornication and adultery are against the Bible too!)

    Trick Trick, like 40 Glocc is just another ignorant rapper who thinks he has a “personal opinion.” He claims he doesn’t want any “gay money” whatever the hell that is! But I bet he’ll take crack money—money that was ill-gotten that has many-a mom strung out in Detroit!

    But on the real—what’s the deally yo? What caused you to be such a homophobe? I asked 40 Glocc the same question. They say “those who protests most are most suspect.” Are you wrestling with your sexuality or is this a cheap publicity stunt to try to boost your album sales? Let’s face it! Your album is only gonna go double wood (even with Eminem and Ice Cube on it!), so, in a way, I don’t blame you for reaching down into the cesspool of human ignorance and pulling out the “gay card” to start some controversy!

    You can rap about gays and lesbians destroying our culture! But you are rapping about nonsense! Why don’t you rap about the real culprits/problems—racism, sexism, classism, black-on-black crime, the economy, homelessness, poverty, abortion rates, AIDS, health care, foreclosures, education, and war? Your beef with your fellow gay and lesbian citizens is a trumped-up pseudo (false) diatribe. You, Trick Trick are just another rapping bully who’s looking for some controversy to sell records! And you feel safe in your homophobia because gay people are perceived as “soft” and the only real threat to you is Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (G.L.A.A.D.).. But I’m here too! A straight black man who’s not afraid to call you out!

    Hip-Hop is for all people! Hip-Hop is about those who were voiceless! Hip-Hop is about speaking your truth, regardless of race, class, religion, gender or sexual orientation! Trick Trick’s comments are the furthest thing from hip-hop! Trick Trick (not to be confused with my 305 homie Trick Daddy) is an un-hip-hop bum!

    I know gay and lesbian rappers all over the country that will school Trick Trick on wax or in a battle! Ever heard of lesbian rapper FELONi—one of the realest MCs out of Detroit? Ever heard of Last Offence—gay rapper with the lyrical dexterity of ya boy Eminem? One of these days a gay or lesbian rapper will emerge on the mainstream hip-hop stage and speak to some of you homophobic rappers and you’re not gonna like what you’re hearing ‘cause they gonna bring it hard—embarrassingly hard! Mark my words!

    “Hip-hop is either the hypocritical bastard child of mainstream homophobia or a freethinking, new-jack revolutionary that truly speaks to all marginalized groups.”

    –Khalil Amani, Spiritual Advisor to Gay/Out Hip-Hop.

    Ya Gay Friend’s Favorite Straight Friend! (Hoodgrownonline.com)

    Myspace.com/khalilamani

  49. Lincoln - Australia 18 Nov 2008, 1:17am

    Not too long ago his kind was banned from riding up front in civilian buses and excluded from drinking water from white only water fountains. Homophobia seems to be a uniting factor within minority groups, it gives them a sense of unity with groups that would otherwise damn them as black Americans. This guy is a fool. He’ll make a bit of money to buy gawdy bling bling to show the girls he’s “da man” bout town, get into crime because it’s rap culture and possibly be murdered by some drug lord……oh did I just follow a cliche image of black American rapsters!

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