Ja Rule Planning Another Music Festival After Fyre Festival Fiasco
by Derêka K. Bennett
The rapper hinted at another festival panned on the lines of the “iconic” Fyre fest which was created in partnership with the incarcerated Billy McFarland, accordinging to TMZ.
“It’s not funny to me, man,” he said about the fest, while speaking with TMZ in LAX. “It’s heartbreaking to me. It was something that I really, really wanted to be special and amazing and it just didn’t turn out that way. But, you know, in the midst of chaos there’s opportunity. So I’m working on a lot of new things. I got my new platform Iconn.”
Ja Rule also said that he hasn’t watch the documentaries yet. “I haven’t watched ’em yet,” he said. “They’re very popular, they’re very popular. Maybe one day. I lived it, man. I ain’t gotta watch it.”
He concluded the conversation by laying out his plans, saying, “[Fyre Fest] is the most iconic festival that never was, so I have plans to create the Iconnic music fest. But you ain’t hear it from me.”