The coronavirus situation has everyone reeling and many people in dire financial straits. Master P has set up free home cleanings for senior citizens in New Orleans and now Birdman, The Cash Money Records boss man, has extended an offer to pay the month of May’s rent for people in need that live in the city’s Uptown residential area. “I would like 2 offer to pay everybody rent for month of May (for those who in need) in residents area of UPTOWN New Orleans where I was born and raised at from mac melph calio and ST Thomas housing also from 3rd ward to 17th ward." This was the caption associated with a photo of Birdman and his brother, Ronald "Slim" Williams, that Birdman posted on IG.
This is not the end for Birdman in his efforts to help the citizens of New Orleans. The business savvy Hip Hop legend also called on the Housing Authority of New Orleans to help him out in his endeavor while also asking the mayor for help as well. “I would like HANO to support us on accomplishin this and @q93fm,” he stated. “I also spoke with @theuptownangela to help me put this togather I would like our mayor @mayorcantrell help support this cause also wanna thank all hospital on front line Risking they life to save lives I wanna thanks everybody that wrk with tha Gladys and Johnny foundation my company cashmoney records.”
A plethora of celebrities have come out and tried to help people during this unprecedented time and era. Birdman is definitely proving his love for his hometown and the people that support him.
by: Steven Sandage