THIS AINT NOTHIN NEW PEOPLE…YOU GOTTA GIVE PROPS TO THE ORIGINAL..R.I.P ODB!!
“I did not mean any disrespect towards Jay-Z or Alicia Keys,” the statement read. “I admire them and look up to them as role models. ‘Empire State of Mind’ had my emotions running high. In that moment I came up onstage to celebrate my two icons singing about NY.”