Kodak Black got here head to head with Donald Trump.
The “Tremendous Gremlin” rapper met with the previous president for the primary time since Trump commuted his sentence within the ultimate hours of his presidency final 12 months.
Throughout their temporary alternate, which surfaced on social media, Kodak is launched to Trump at a dinner on Thursday night at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago membership in Palm Seashore, Fla.
“How are you? Trump appeared to ask Kodak earlier than fist bumping him.
In line with Web page Six, Ray J was chargeable for bringing Kodak to the dinner as his visitor.
“It was the fitting factor to do,” mentioned Ray J, who has been exploring enterprise initiatives with Trump. “Trump pardoned him.”
In the course of the dinner, which was attended by Senator Lindsey Graham and Rudy Giuliani, Kodak was additionally honored for his charitable efforts by former NYPD Commissioner Bernard Kerik.
“When a cop is killed within the line of responsibility, this child places up cash for his household’s youngsters to go to school,” Kerik mentioned. “That’s one of many causes I supported his clemency. He nonetheless does it immediately. He’s a main instance of why presidents ought to exert their energy of clemency. There’s no higher instance.”
Again in January 2021, Trump commuted Kodak’s 46-month jail sentence on federal weapons expenses for falsifying data on background-check varieties to purchase firearms in 2019.
“I Need To Thank The President @RealDonaldTrump For His Dedication To Justice Reform And Shortening My Sentence,” Kodak mentioned on the time. Final November, he tweeted “Carry Trump Again.”
He additionally confirmed his loyalty to Trump by getting a diamond championship ring inscribed with “Trump Ties” on one facet and his “date of emancipation” on the opposite.