Lil Uzi Vert took to social media over the weekend to quietly change their pronouns to they/them.
The replace may be seen proper subsequent to Lil Uzi Vert’s title on their Instagram profile, which additionally reads, “Countless Venim…Kawaii ladies assume I’m cool…Pink & White = P!NK” together with a litany of emojis littered between the phrases.
Traditionally, Lil Uzi Vert has a longstanding observe document of help for the LGBTQ+ neighborhood. Whereas remaining decidedly cryptic about their very own sexual orientation, the rapper has repeatedly challenged the norms of hip-hop tradition by taking part in with the notions of gendered clothes and donned rainbow-inspired outfits throughout Pleasure Month.
LUV’s change in pronouns additionally comes simply days after the rapper in any other case generally known as Symere Bysil Woods introduced their subsequent EP, titled Pink & White, as a follow-up to 2020’s Everlasting Atake and Pluto x Child Pluto, their collaborative album with Future. Whereas Lil Uzi Vert has but reveal an official launch date for the upcoming EP, it’s going to function a precursor to their deliberate mixtape The Pink Tape, which is anticipated to be launched someday later this yr.
Within the interim, the star has saved busy attempting to turn out to be the very first particular person to ever purchase a planet, implanting a diamond value $24 million of their brow, eradicating the diamond 4 months later, having it re-implanted a number of weeks later, getting stated diamond ripped out after diving right into a crowd at Rolling Loud Miami, and operating right into a hefty insurance coverage downside due to the one-of-a-kind facial jewellery.
Oh, and so they additionally discovered time to hitch forces with Mura Masa, PinkPantheress, and Shygirl for the previous’s single “bbycakes” again in February within the wake of acting at each Rolling Loud New York and Day N Vegas 2021.