The famous American rapper Robert Matthew Van Winkle, known by his stage name Vanilla Ice, assured that he had a close friendship with the drug trafficker Pablo Escobar, leader of the Medellín Cartel.
Even though many artists and celebrities around the world have been accused of having a relationship with a drug lord, they have all denied it, but this rapper seems to be proud of having a relationship with a drug trafficker.
In an interview with VladTV, the performer of the song Ice Ice Baby, released in 1990, assured that Pablo Escobar visited him at his home in Miami during his glory and fame and even said that they traveled together in helicopters to important events.
“They would take me in the helicopter, and we would go to these big events and boat races and see all the cool things they were doing… I never doubted it. We didn’t have Google, and I didn’t know who these people were. I thought they were businessmen,” said rapper Vanilla Ice, who also mentioned former Cuban president Juan Almeida Bosque.
He even admitted that he competes with Pablo Escobar in luxury cars because both are fans of speed sports.
After these statements, Juan Pablo Escobar, son of the deceased drug kingpin, came out to deny them. in your social network account making sure everything is a lie that will be seen again in the media.
“There are people who invent anything. To get out of the media. “My father is not a friend of this man,” wrote Juan Pablo Escobar on his X account.
There are many artists accused of having a relationship and performing in events organized by Pablo Escobar, but most distance themselves from the alleged accusations, remembering the illegal past of the missing king of Colombia.