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Lil Child Receives The Quincy Jones Humanitarian Award


Lil Child continues to achieve recognition on and off the stage. On Thursday evening, the rapper acquired the Quincy Jones Humanitarian Award on the 2nd annual Music in Motion Awards Gala benefiting the Black Music Motion Coalition. In accordance with Billboard, Child acquired the award for his social and racial  justice efforts. Roommates, ya’ll know Child is true to giving again to the group.

The award highlighted his annual “Again to Faculty Fest” at Atlanta’s West Finish Mall. The competition partnered with Goodr, the place they offered over 3,000 native kids with music, video games, carnival rides, meals, backpacks, college provides, and haircuts. As well as, Child additionally labored with Atlanta restaurateur Lemont Bradley to supply 100 jobs to younger adults and established the $150,000 “My Flip” scholarship program for college students at his former highschool.

The ‘My Flip’ rapper hit the stage to simply accept his award and was met with a spherical of applause from the gang totaling 600 individuals. Wearing a black swimsuit, Child mentioned,

“I actually didn’t know what a humanitarian was, however as I appeared into it and began studying, I perceive that I’m truly humanitarian.” He added, “I simply need to say that I respect everyone in right here as a result of nothing that we’re doing or making an attempt to do could be finished by one individual. It’s gonna take all of us to stay collectively and keep collectively.”

The gala was a star-studded occasion. All through the night, extra awards have been dispersed by presenters by way of video, together with Anthony Hamilton in addition to Brandy, Chuck D, and D Good. Different highlights from the night embody 300 Leisure’s Kevin Liles and the Recording Academy’s Harvey Mason jr., Panos A. Panay, and former co-president Valeisha Butterfield Jones receiving the Social Influence Awards.

Congrats, Lil Child!

 




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