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-- controversy playing out in the music world today a well -- rapper now forced to apologize after using an offensive leery about people with optimism.
-- live in Los Angeles with more on the -- hello Trace.
Hey -- you know the actress Holly Robinson -- says that her fifteen year old son actually brought this to her attention her fifteen year old son Rodney junior does -- autism but he's also a very big fan of the rappers Drake and he was reading the lyrics of their new song.
And he asked what it mad because the lyrics have the N word and then they also have the the disparaging.
A label for those who are mentally and physically challenged Holly Robinson -- said that she was so devastated she actually had to read the -- five times to try to see if there was some.
Context where it made sense and this is what else she said listen.
To fit in.
And I mean struggle.
So when I see an artist with this kind of following.
-- in writing not just autistic.
Trying to make it the new.
He's not gonna happen on our watch.
-- Robinson beat also says by the way did she -- And she asked for an apology and now she's gotten it.
Magical -- get his apology by saying that -- is kinda like comedy.
And that sometimes it's -- ruffle some feathers and you shouldn't have to apologize for everybody who was offended he said this is not one of those cases saying and I'm quoting here.
I was instantly embarrassed that I would be ignorant enough to say something so hurtful what makes the crime worse is that I should have known better I feel real shame.
You have every right to be angry you deserve medals not disrespect.
I help you accept my sincere.
Apology what's unclear right now shattered after all this because this was.
He was gasping on -- so it's unclear if the lyrics will actually be removed.
From the song or not.
We see -- thank you very much.
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