Vince Staples On Michael Jordan: “He’s A Scumbag, But I Love Him”

By Staff  |  11/16/2015

Vince Staples

Vince Staples recently critiqued 20 years of "GQ Men of the Year," during which he compared Michael Jordan to Donald Trump.

When showed MJ's 1998 "Man of the Year" honor, the Long Beach rapper called the NBA icon "a scumbag."

"Michael Jordan's such a scumbag," Staples said. "I love him. Michael Jordan and Donald Trump are the same kind of person. Michael Jordan, Donald Trump, they are the epitome of bad people in America becoming successful."

Glasses Malone recently blasted Jordan for alleged investing in prisons, while Presidential candidate Donald Trump has been widely criticized for his stance on Mexican immigrants, among other things.

Elsewhere in the GQ feature, Staples talks about the downgall of one of his favorite rappers growing up, Ja Rule.

"When I see an image of Ja Rule next to a burning car, it just signifies what 50 Cent did to one of my favorite rappers and it just hurts my heart," Staples said.