- US rapper Waka Flocka Flame has received an honorary doctorate degree in philanthropy and humanitarianism
- Waka took to social media on Monday to share the good news with his 3.3 million followers
- Waka's peers in the music industry have congratulated him for being honoured with the doctorate degree
US rapper Waka Flocka Flame has shared that he has been honoured with an honorary doctorate degree in philanthropy and humanitarianism.
The star took to Instagram to reveal his good news to his 3.3 million followers on Monday, 5 October. The Round Of Applause hitmaker captioned his post:
"I got Honorary Doctorate in Philanthropy and Humanitarianism... my work just beginning!!!"
Waka's peers in the hip-hop scene including the likes of DJ Whoo Kid, Mike Will Made It, Tony Yayo and many others took to his comment section to congratulate him.
The musician's fans have shared mixed reactions on his comment section since he shared his good news on the photo-sharing app.
Check out some of their views below:
"They think because we rap we’re not smart... That’s the business, show them and tell them we are not playing. Our people are smart and educated... Congratulations."
"Congrats big bro."
"Waka, congratulations to you and it's ONLY higher up for you from here."
According to revolt.tv, the rapper received his honorary doctorate degree on Saturday, 3 October in New York City.
In other music news, Briefly.co.za reported that Drake bought a diamond chain for DJ Khaled to celebrate the success of the their songs Popstar and Greece. Two months ago Drake and DJ Khaled linked up to produce the two tracks. The DJ took to social media to flaunt the beautiful gift that his friend bought for him.
Khaled explained that the iced-out chain looks exactly like the chain that Drake is wearing on the music video of Popstar. He shared a short clip on Instagram where he shows off the custom-made chain. He captioned his post:
"Thank you @champagnepapi for this beautiful gift. Luv forever. #WETHEBEST #OVO Luv always KHALED KHALED."
In the video, Khaled explains:
"It is always special when we connect. If you watch the Popstar video, Drake is wearing one and I now got one. It's called brothers. This gift means so much to me, Drake got me a beautiful gift. Fully iced out and its so heavy."
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