LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Rapper YG sought to increase Democratic voter turnout Tuesday by offering free “F— Donald Trump” bagels to voters in Compton.
The rapper teased the event on social media Monday night, telling voters they could grab a bagel at 195 E. Compton Blvd. with proof of voting.READ MORE: Garcetti: 88,000 Vaccines To Be Given Out During The Week At City Sites
The giveaway was a collaboration of YG’s non-profit 4 Hundred Waze and West Hollywood bagel shop Yeastie Boys, which baked the red bagels.READ MORE: 'I Was Desperate': Prince Harry And Meghan's Bombshell Interview
No specific times were given for the event, but Yeastie Boys co-founder Evan Fox said there were between 50 and 100 bagels remaining as of late Tuesday morning.
The bagel giveaway was hardly YG’s first time voicing his criticisms of Trump. He also released the single “F— Donald Trump” earlier this year.MORE NEWS: Woman, Child Found Dead Inside Rancho Cucamonga Home
YG was at the center of a controversy recently after protesters accused him of encouraging violence against Asian Americans in his song “Meet The Flockers.”