The Up’s And Down’s Of Lupe Fiasco

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Lupe Fiasco has become one of the most controversial rappers in recent years, and it’s mostly because of his rants and tirades rather than his music. While his music does pack in some controversy at times, the Chicago rapper has a strong voice with a lot of heavy opinions on the world, and it’s caused a roller coaster of a ride for fans who have been following his career. We decided to take a look back on Lupe’s time in the spotlight, and see what he’s been through.

Big Day Out Festival – Sydney

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Check out the up’s and down’s of Lupe Fiasco on the following pages.

JAY Z helps get Lupe Fiasco signed to Atlantic Records

Reebok a Celebration of the Fusion of Music and Sports

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Multiple family members have said that he had a rough childhood on all accounts.

Kanye West asks Lupe to be on “Touch The Sky” after hearing his remix of “Diamonds From Sierra Leone”

Song For The Mute – Runway – Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia 2014

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The group included himself, Lyrical Assassin, Joker Jamz and Toom.