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Lil Uzi Vert’s Pink Diamond Implanted in Forehead Surfaces

[ad_1] Lil Uzi Vert wasn't joking when he told his fans via Twitter last weekend that he was in the process of getting a multimillion-dollar pink diamond implanted in his forehead.Early this morning (Feb. 3), a friend of Uzi's, whose Instagram handle is @rockdv, shared a screenshot of their FaceTime conversation on his IG Story, which shows the Philadelphia-bred rhymer revealing his latest blinged-out drip. Uzi's face is close to the screen and displays what appears to be a marquis-shaped pink diamond implanted in the center of his forehead. Uzi previously stated that the stone is a GIA (Gemological Institute of America)-certified natural diamond—meaning it is natural, authenticated and not lab grown."Folks went crazy...

Lil Uzi Vert Is Getting a Pink Diamond Implanted in His Forehead

[ad_1] Lil Uzi Vert has been known for having some gaudy jewelry pieces, but the former XXL Freshman is taking his ice game to a whole new level.On Saturday (Jan. 30), he announced to his followers on Twitter that he had purchased a large pink oval-shaped diamond from celebrity jeweler Elliot Eliantte that is to be implanted in his forehead. "I’ve been paying for a natural pink diamond from Elliot for years now," Uzi revealed. "This one Stone cost so much I’ve been paying for it since 2017. That was the first time I saw a real natural pink diamond. A lot of M’s in my face."The Philadelphia rapper continued to tease...

Marshmello Wants to Work With Lil Uzi Vert, Future and 21 Savage

[ad_1] Hip-Hop JunkieMaking hits with rappers comes easy when you’re a true fan of hip-hop like Marshmello.Words: Bianca TorresEditor’s Note: This story originally appeared in the Winter 2020 issue of XXL Magazine, on stands now.The worldwide famous EDM producer/DJ Marshmello has been an avid hip-hop fan since as far back as he can remember. When the Philadelphia native wasn’t playing music with his rock band growing up, he was enjoying the records of rap group Three 6 Mafia. Eventually, he became a heavy hip-hop collaborator working with artists such as Lil Peep, Logic, Roddy Ricch, Tyga and 42 Dugg. This year, the 28-year-old music star produced Juice Wrld’s “Hate The Other Side” featuring...

A Look at Lil Uzi Vert’s Insane Custom Car Collection

[ad_1] Lil Uzi Vert’s custom car collection is unrivaled. Over the last four years, he’s put millions of dollars into a number of luxury whips that are often praised by his fans for their anime-inspired wraps and vibrant color schemes.The unique designs, which tap on mangas like Kimi ni Todoke and animations like Cowboy Bepop, can be credited to Michael Layton and his 20-man team at design shop Car Effex in Sewell, N.J. Though it takes a lot of time, they’ve embraced the task of putting the layers of Uzi’s wild imagination on wheels. From different wrap ideas to more horsepower, Layton and his team stay busy crafting cars for Uzi's approval. Two years ago,...

Fan Creates Future, Lil Uzi Vert Game Boy Color Game

[ad_1] A fan has taken their love of videos games and support of Future and Lil Uzi Vert to the next level with a Game Boy Color game inspired by the rappers' recently released Pluto x Baby Pluto project.On Tuesday (Dec. 15), TikTok user KroolToys uploaded a clip to the video-sharing platform that showcases presumably the creator giving a first look at the video game inspired by Pluto x Baby Pluto."Pluto x Baby Pluto on the Gameboy Color," the caption reads for the video, in which a person inserts the game into a blue Game Boy Color Light and begins playing it as Future and Uzi's "Drankin N Smokin" is heard in the...

Lil Uzi Vert to Write a Fantasy Fiction Book

[ad_1] Looks like Lil Uzi Vert will be utilizing his pen game for not only writing rhymes, but to create books as well.According to a report in the Associated Press on Tuesday (Dec. 15), the former 2016 XXL Freshman will be writing a fantasy fiction book under his management company, Roc Nation's, new partnership deal with renowned publisher Random House.Ten years after Jay-Z added author to his list of accolades following the release of "Decoded" in 2010, the Roc Nation founder launched a new imprint called Roc Lit 101. An announcement from Random House and Roc Lit 101 ensures that the partnership will offer "books at the dynamic intersection of entertainment and genre-defying literature."In addition to...

Lil Uzi Vert Seems Upset by ASAP Rocky and Rihanna Dating Report

[ad_1] Following reports circulating on the internet this week that Rihanna and A$AP Rocky are officially dating, Lil Uzi Vert has shared his dismay about the rumored couple.On Thursday (Dec. 3), after video footage and still images surfaced online of Riri and Rocky taking a late night walk in what appears to be the streets of New York City, Uzi took a screenshot of one of the photos and voiced his disbelief."Can't be true," he wrote on the picture, which shows Rihanna wearing an oversized cream colored jacket, a hoodie, sweatpants, sneakers and a protective mask. Rocky is seen in a camouflage jacket, a hoodie, sneakers and a face mask as well.In addition to Uzi not...

Here Are the Rappers We’re Thankful for This Year

[ad_1] There's no way around it; 2020 has been a difficult year. With the struggles of the pandemic, social injustices and economic issues that have touched pretty much everyone in some way, this year is one for the books. Thankfully, music has helped many of us get through tough times, and we're certainly in one of the most difficult eras in our lifetime. Some of the rap game's favorite artists were active through everything going on by dropping albums, singles and videos, and giving fans an escape from the 2020 chaos when needed. Here, the XXL staff highlights artists we're thankful for this year.As a staff, we have a diverse array of...

Lil Uzi Vert Declines Lil Xan’s Request to Collaborate

[ad_1] Lil Uzi Vert recently shot down a Lil Xan request at collaborating, leading to an abundance of jokes on Twitter.It all started on Saturday (Nov. 21), when Uzi randomly tweeted, "I'm about to start mumbling again," presumably referring to mumble rap. Xan replied to the comment with the hopeful tweet, "Let's mumble together." However, Uzi didn't accept the invite, publicly declining the offer. "I mumble alone," Uzi answered. A short time later, Xan took down his post. The rejection and post deletion did not go unnoticed by Twitter, who called out Xan for seemingly removing his post in shame."Lil Xan asking to collaborate with Lil Uzi Vert, getting rejected, and then...

Lil Uzi Vert Clarifies Theory He Wants to Die at 27

[ad_1] A wild internet theory surrounding Lil Uzi Vert's mortality has the Philadelphia rapper setting the record straight.A TikTok video has been floating around on social media this weekend (Nov. 15) that theorizes Uzi wants to be part of The 27 Club, a list of famous people who have died at the age of 27 including Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, singer Amy Winehouse, musician Jimi Hendrix and others. Using various clips to prove the point, the video first uses and excerpt from a 2016 interview Uzi did with Nardwuar, in which the rapper fawns over rocker Marilyn Manson."At age 27, I will leave Earth for this man right here," the former 2016 XXL...