Controversial rapper Meek Mill may be putting his music career on pause to finish his education.
Yesterday, the 28-year old-artiste announced that he has enrolled in college while giving a motivational talk to some students at the Overbrook High School in his home-town. He also advised the student on the importance of education, imploring them to stay in school.
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“I just enrolled in college myself,” he said. “I took it upon myself to do that because I want to be the best at what I do. I want to be the best at what I do so I enrolled in college to educate myself, get myself more knowledge because knowledge make money, being educated makes you money and I like making money and taking care of my family.”
He advised the students to focus on improving themselves intellectually, joking that they won’t really gain much from rappers such as his girlfriend Nicki Minaj and Drake.
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Naturally, his fans reacted to the news and accused the rapper of trying to skip jail time. Meek is currently on trial for violating his parole . They also mocked him for resorting to getting educated after rapper 50 cent said his music career was over during their recent feud.