Kodak Black got here head to head with Donald Trump.
The “Tremendous Gremlin” rapper met with the previous president for the primary time since Trump commuted his sentence within the last hours of his presidency final 12 months.
Throughout their transient trade, which surfaced on social media, Kodak is launched to Trump at a dinner on Thursday night at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago membership in Palm Seashore, Fla.
“How are you? Trump appeared to ask Kodak earlier than fist bumping him.
In keeping with Web page Six, Ray J was accountable for bringing Kodak to the dinner as his visitor.
“It was the appropriate factor to do,” stated Ray J, who has been exploring enterprise initiatives with Trump. “Trump pardoned him.”
Through the dinner, which was attended by Senator Lindsey Graham and Rudy Giuliani, Kodak was additionally honored for his charitable efforts by former NYPD Commissioner Bernard Kerik.
“When a cop is killed within the line of obligation, this child places up cash for his household’s youngsters to go to varsity,” Kerik stated. “That’s one of many causes I supported his clemency. He nonetheless does it immediately. He’s a primary instance of why presidents ought to exert their energy of clemency. There’s no higher instance.”
Again in January 2021, Trump commuted Kodak’s 46-month jail sentence on federal weapons costs for falsifying data on background-check kinds to purchase firearms in 2019.
“I Need To Thank The President @RealDonaldTrump For His Dedication To Justice Reform And Shortening My Sentence,” Kodak stated on the time. Final November, he tweeted “Carry Trump Again.”
He additionally confirmed his loyalty to Trump by getting a diamond championship ring inscribed with “Trump Ties” on one aspect and his “date of emancipation” on the opposite.