Happy Father’s Day: Rappers and Singers Salute Their Dads on Social Media
Happy Father’s Day! Today (June 21), your favorite rappers and R&B singers went on social media to salute their dads with inspiring and heartfelt tweets and photos.
Those who saluted dads included Raekwon, Beyonce, 2 Chainz, Mariah Carey (she honored Dem Babies’ father Nick Cannon), Justin Timberlake, Juicy J, Ne-Yo, Jim Jones, Chris Brown, Keri Hilson, Redfoo, Kxng Crooked and BJ the Chicago Kid.
Also, if you are not familiar, Meek Mill wrote a heartfelt letter about fatherhood for Time.com. In his missive, he wrote about the challenges he faces raising his four-year-old son while juggling a rap career.
It’s good to see artists from both the hip-hop and R&B worlds honoring fathers on this lovely day.
So without further ado, here’s a list of our favorite tweets from artists who understand the importance of this day. And like the great Ed O.G & da Bulldogs once rapped in 1991, “Be a Father to You Child.”
Read the celebrities tweets below.
Happy Father's Day to the real ones and the mothers that play that role as well!
— Raekwon The Chef (@Raekwon) June 21, 2015
— Mariah Carey (@MariahCarey) June 21, 2015
Happy father's day to the real men that take care of theres and thank u for the wishes
— Tity Boi (2 Chainz) (@2chainz) June 21, 2015
Happy Father's Day to all my fellow working dad's out there!! #ILoveYouMaddieAndMason
— NE-YO!! (@NeYoCompound) June 21, 2015
Happy Father's Day! I can't wait to become a father one day my kid will have everything he/she wants
— juicy j (@therealjuicyj) June 21, 2015
Happy Father's Day to the the greatest man I have ever and will ever know. If I become half the man… https://t.co/W2zTX3ie1z
— SAM SMITH (@samsmithworld) June 21, 2015
Happy Father's Day to the single moms who have to be both parents.. You deserve a standing ovation.. Salute!
— KXNG CROOKED (@CrookedIntriago) June 21, 2015
Happy Father's Day to all the GREAT FATHER'S and DADS of the world!! Y'all are so necessary!! No child should be without.
— Keri Hilson (@KeriHilson) June 21, 2015
Happy Father's Day to me missing my dad right now wish I had a chance to really kick it wit him and… https://t.co/ThfPi71kXP
— Jim Jones (@jimjonescapo) June 21, 2015
— Lil O (@SUCLILO) June 21, 2015
— Big Boi (@BigBoi) June 21, 2015
Happy Father’s Day to my greatest supporter, a true legend, best dad ever and original party rocker!! pic.twitter.com/MetLbvG24Q
— Redfoo (@RedFoo) June 21, 2015
— ROHAN MARLEY (@Romarley) June 21, 2015