Nadia Nakai Responds To Controversy Over Amakipkip’s Unauthorized AKA Tribute Merchandise

Nadia Nakai was initially under the impression that the tribute T-shirt worn by Da L.E.S was a personal creation. Her tweet read, "WTF!!! I thought Les just made one for himself…" Then to repost Steff's post like it was nothing. WOW. Nadia exclaimed showing disappointment and dissatisfaction.

Nadia Nakai Responds To Controversy Over Amakipkip's Unauthorized AKA Tribute Merchandise-TSZ Mzansi
Nadia Nakai Responds To Controversy Over Amakipkip's Unauthorized AKA Tribute Merchandise

Nadia Nakai responds to controversy over Amakipkip’s unauthorized AKA tribute merchandise. Amidst the collective mourning for the late rapper AKA, tensions have escalated due to a recent development.

The release of tribute merchandise by urban streetwear brand Amakipkip, intended as an homage to AKA, has ignited a storm of controversy.

This move has been met with disapproval from AKA’s family and devoted followers, adding an unwanted layer of discord during an already challenging time.

ALSO READ: Amakipkip Unveils Commemorative Merchandise In Memory Of AKA (Photos) 

The absence of consent from the Forbes Family regarding the tribute merchandise launch has further compounded the issue.

Among those taken aback and disappointed by Amakipkip’s actions is Nadia Nakai. The renowned artist expressed her dissatisfaction on Twitter, questioning the apparel company’s decision.

Nadia Nakai Responds To Controversy Over Amakipkip's Unauthorized AKA Tribute Merchandise-TSZ Mzansi
Nadia Nakai Responds To Controversy Over Amakipkip’s Unauthorized AKA Tribute Merchandise

Nadia Nakai was initially under the impression that the tribute T-shirt worn by Da L.E.S was a personal creation. Her tweet read, “WTF!!! I thought Les just made one for himself…”

Then to repost Steff’s post like it was nothing. WOW. Nadia exclaimed showing disappointment and dissatisfaction.

 

AKA’s fervent fan base also voiced their discontent, criticizing Amakipkip for capitalizing on the rapper’s brand without proper authorization.

The Megacy, AKA’s devoted supporters, issued a statement on Twitter, urging the clothing brand to remove the T-shirt from their lineup and take down associated promotional content.

The statement emphasized the fans’ unwavering commitment to safeguarding AKA’s legacy and their refusal to tolerate any exploitation of it.

ALSO READ: Amakipkip Faces Backlash From Family And Fans Following Unauthorized Launch Of AKA Tribute Merchandise (See Tweet)

In light of this controversy, the Megacy asserted their role as guardians of AKA’s legacy, ensuring that vultures seeking to profit from his untimely passing are thwarted. Their dedication remains resolute in the face of such challenges.

As this situation unfolds, it’s evident that AKA’s memory and impact continue to be fiercely protected by his devoted fans and the broader community that holds his artistry dear.

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