Uncle Luke: Wiz Khalifa Broke The Bro Code, New Hip-Hop is Losing Its Focus
Good ol Uncle Luke shares his perspective on the new generation of Hip-Hop love. He believes that rappers are breaking the “bro-code” by dating other rappers ex-girlfriends and ex-wives. He valid his point of real hip-hop morals by pointing out Ice Cube, Run-D.M.C., Ice Cube and Will Smith being loyal and dedicated to their wives. Wiz Khalifa is on his radar for dating Amber Rose after Kanye West. He points out other “sloppy seconds” couples too.
“Wiz Khalifa needs to have his head examined. The boy behind the hit “Black & Yellow” has lost his mind over a woman interested only in hogging his spotlight. For months, Wiz has been dating former stripper Amber Rose, whose claim to fame is that her ex-boyfriend is Kanye West. Khalifa even tattooed the girl’s name on his hand. Now he’s beefing with Kanye because West dissed Amber at Coachella this past April and then, just recently, at the Essence Festival in New Orleans.
But Wiz Khalifa broke a cardinal rule in the rap game. You don’t date another rapper’s ex-girlfriend. He is not alone. In Atlanta, Soulja Boy recently snatched Lil Scrappy‘s girl. Lil Wayne‘s ex Toya Carter tied the knot with some rapper named Memphitz earlier this year.
They broke the bro code. See, when a rapper makes a commitment to one girl, he takes the relationship seriously. Rappers aren’t like celebrity football and basketball players, who pass around exes like mustard. You got Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Chad Ochocinco dating Evelyn [Lozada], who was engaged to former Miami Heat forward Antoine Walker. Hell, some of these motherf*ckers don’t even wait for a breakup.
Television star Eva Longoria caught her man, San Antonio Spurs point guard Tony Parker, banging his teammate Brent Barry‘s wife. Orlando Magic star Gilbert Arenas dumped his fiancée and baby mama Laura Govan after he caught her doing the dirty with Shaquille O’Neal. That is some incestuous sh*t. Despite the stereotypes, you rarely saw this kind of thing in hip-hop.
We rappers have always prided ourselves on not dating someone else’s ex-girlfriends or ex-wives. This will come as a shock to some people, but if we have a relationship, it’s with just one woman. Look at Jay-Z. He’s been committed to Beyoncé for some time. Will Smith, Run-D.M.C., Ice Cube, Ice-T, and I are other examples of loyal, dedicated husbands in hip-hop.
Wiz Khalifa, like some members of his generation, has gotten soft. They are losing their focus. They can’t spot a triflin’ woman in the room to save their lives.”