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Giannis Antetokounmpo Dances Intently to Kendrick Lamar’s “Not Like Us”

Giannis Antetokounmpo Dances Intently to Kendrick Lamar’s “Not Like Us”

Giannis Antetokounmpo was spotted passionately joining in on Kendrick Lamar’s diss, “Not Like Us,” while preparing for a match with Greece in the FIBA ​​Olympic Qualifying Tournament. In the viral video, he aggressively punches the air along to Lamar as he raps, “Wop, wop, wop, wop, wop,” before nodding in agreement.

When The art of dialogue When Lamar shared the clip on X (formerly Twitter), fans made a lot of jokes. “Also Giannis was a bot streaming Not Like Us on Spotify,” one user joked, referring to allegations that Lamar used bots to boost the song’s popularity. Another noted, “Europe always gets US hits 2 months later.”

Kendrick Lamar Films Music Video for “Not Like Us”

Watts, CA – JUNE 22: Kendrick Lamar smiles next to Jay Rock, center, during filming for the music video for “Not Like Us” at Nickerson Gardens on Saturday, June 22, 2024 in Watts, CA. (Michael Blackshire/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)

“Not Like Us” has quickly become one of the biggest hits of Lamar’s career. He performed the song multiple times to close his recent concert, The Pop Out – Ken & Friendsin Los Angeles. He then also hit the streets of his hometown to film a music video for the single. He has yet to confirm a release date for that project. Drake, on the other hand, has trolled Lamar on social media in recent weeks, but hasn’t released any new diss tracks since “The Heart Part 6.” Check out the clip of Antetokounmpo enjoying “Not Like Us” below.

Giannis Antetokounmpo is in love with “Not Like Us”

The video of Antetokounmpo singing “Not Like Us” comes as the NBA’s free agency period continues to heat up. Former Golden State Warriors star Klay Thompson has reportedly just inked a deal to join the Dallas Mavericks. Stay tuned for updates on Giannis Antetokounmpo and Kendrick Lamar and Drake on HotNewHipHop.

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Cole Blake is currently an editor at HotNewHipHop in Brooklyn, New York. He started working for the site in 2018 as an intern while studying journalism at St. John’s University. Since then, he’s earned his bachelor’s degree and written extensively on a wide range of topics, including pop culture, film and television, politics, video games, sports, and more. He’s also covered music festivals like Gov. Ball and Rolling Loud. You can find him posting for HNHH Monday through Wednesday or on the weekends. On the sports front, Cole is an avid NBA and NFL fan, with his favorite teams being the Indianapolis Colts and Los Angeles Lakers. He’s also a Yankees supporter when he finds himself at Yankee Stadium or the Red Storm with other SJU alumni. His favorite hip-hop artists include billy woods, Earl Sweatshirt, Cam’ron, MIKE, and Mach-Hommy.