South African hip-hop artist, AKA hit back at rapper Cassper Nyovest, threatening to take legal action for being wrongfully portrayed as a brand ambassador for Cassper’s drink, Billiato Liqueur.
This comes after Cassper posted an image of AKA posing with the drink captioning it. “Introducing the new Brand Ambassador of Billiato. Mix it with Lemonade,” Cassper captioned it. Introducing the new Brand Ambassador of Billiato. Mix it with Lemonade.
— Don Billiato (@casspernyovest) October 14, 2022 Cassper, who recently knocked out Priddy Ugly, in a celebrity boxing match may be looking for an opponent in AKA. However, the man from Cape Town won’t budge as he responded to the photo in a calm, professional manner.
“The announcement is ill-considered and has and still continues to violate AKA’s rights to have his likeness and image protected by law,” AKA said in a press statement, denying that he is a brand ambassador for Cassper’s drink. The statement revealed that AKA is also “exploring his legal options”.