Floyd Mayweather has responded to attacks from rappers and celebrities over his refusal to boycott Gucci clothes.
The call to boycott Gucci came after the designer released a sweater which reminded many of the Blackface racist caricature.
Many rappers like T.I, 50 Cent, Soulja Boy etc have heeded the call, but Floyd Mayweather is defiant as he was seen on a shopping spree at a Gucci store recently..When asked why he isn’t joining the tre
“I’m not no follower, I do what the f*ck I wanna do. You know when everyboy else they say, ‘Everybody gonna boycott?’ I say guess what, this boy gonna get on a yacht and live life.
“We all know racism still exists but that’s not gonna stop my drive. I’ve got friends from all walks of life and to me of course, black lives matter first … but my thing is this, I’m gonna continue to go out there live life and be happy, he said.
“These people are playing hopscotch. First, they’re supposedly boycotting the NFL but as soon as the Super Bowl cam around, they were either at the game, watching it on TV or throwing Super Bowl parties. Last week,it was R. Kelly, this week it’s Gucci. People boycott for trend but turn around and still shop at H&M and watch the NFL.