November 29, 2012
The accidental nature of Kreayshawn's stardom has swelled the ranks of her haters, who include bloggers, other MCs, music critics and the ghostwriter of "Gucci Gucci." She has been the subject of many dis tracks, scattered feuds and leaked nude photos, and was accused of using the N-word in a song (she didn't). Perhaps for the first time in all of human experience, being an attractive white girl has only made things worse.
"When you do something that's supposedly not typical, it's always shocking, you know?" she says. "It makes (being a controversial hip-hop star) a bigger deal. I think it was a bigger deal that I was white."
Read the full interview with Kreayshawn
9 p.m. Saturday at Metro, 3730 N. Clark St.; $20-$23 (18+); 773-549-4140 or etix.com