If you enjoy hearing stories about rappers getting called out by past acquaintances this one should be right up your alley. Pause. Meet Calvin “Klein” Bacote, a former drug dealer who hails from Brooklyn.
I know he doesn’t appear to be a crack slanging type of guy. As a matter of fact it looks like he just finished up his shift at Miss Sixty, but as we all know looks can be deceiving.
While serving a 13 year bid on drug charges, Jay-Z (who testified on Klein’s behalf in another court case) gave his word that once released he would look out for him. But when Jay’s promises went unfulfilled, a disappointed Klein went on to pursue other opportunities, working as tour manager for Akon and starting his own label, Shut Em Down Entertainment.
I mean, its better than working the car hop at Whataburger with Rell and Nicole Wray but still.
During a recent stop at Kay Slay’s Shade 45 radio show, he held no punches when talking about his former friend.
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