Vince Staples Says Spike Lee’s “Chi-Raq” Movie “Coocoo”
A number of Chicago rappers recently criticized the upcoming Spike Lee movie, Chi-Raq, and now, Vince Staples adds to the conversation.
After seeing the trailer, which debuted earlier in the week, the Long Beach rapper took to Twitter to offer his opinion on what he's seen.
"This Chiraq trailer is jokes Spike Lee is coocoo for cocoa puffs," Staples wrote.. "They gave Nick Cannon a burner this is about to be interesting."
This Chiraq trailer is jokes Spike Lee is coocoo for cocoa puffs.
— Vince Staples (@vincestaples) November 6, 2015
Chi-Raq is scheduled to hit theaters on Dec. 4. The film serves as a satire piece, tackling the city's out-of-control gang violence problems. So far, many feel it seems more like a parody than anything else.