- Cassper Nyovest has called out former soccer player Mark Fish for his comments
- The legendary footballer disappointed many when he liked a divisive tweet and said "All lives matter"
- Cassper called Fish ignorant for his statement and many of his fans agreed
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Cassper Nyovest has responded to Mark Fish and his recent comments about the Black Lives Matter campaign. The rapper slammed the former footballer and called him "ignorant".
Cass took to Twitter to share his thoughts on the racially-charged debate. He explained to Fish that although his comments didn't make him a racist, he was still "extremely ignorant". The Gusheshe hitmaker advised Fish to educate himself.
Mark replied to Cassper’s tweet by saying that he he is educated and his views prove it.
Mark Fish came under fire for views expressed on the Black Lives Matter movement and saying “all lives matter” on his official Twitter account.
The storm started on Wednesday, 22 July 2020, when Fish, who played as a defender for Bafana Bafana was called out after he liked a tweet that claimed Springbok captain Siya Kolisi was a “BEE appointment” and a racist “just like [Mmusi] Maimane.”
To which the Bafana legend replied: "All lives matter." Fish's response prompted outrage from fans who expressed disappointment about his views.
Responding to the exchange between Cass and Fish, Twitter user Mogotsakgotla said:
"I hate to say this, but I'm starting to think Mark Fish, my dear Fish, harbours racist tendencies. It's not easy for me to say that as his fan"
"Mark Fish has declared he is racist by his utterances and then justifying , attacking him is useless he is a full grown man and any ignorance and insensitivity on his part told us something about him... Now let him be"
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In other news, Briefly.co.za previously reported that Cassper Nyovest is getting ready to drop his new album and the hype is real. It has been some time since Cass blessed the people with a new release, let alone a whole album.
When an artist takes their time to drop new music, fans either forget about the artist or just be that much more excited when the time comes when they actually release new material.
Cassper’s new album Any Minute Now is set to drop on Friday, 11 September and fans feel the time couldn’t go faster. Cassper is one artist who really puts his all into everything he does. Cass will never just drop a track for the sake of it, he makes sure it is done properly.
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