One month after Kirk Franklin responded to rapper Plies’ invitation to attend a strip club in exchange for church attendance, the gospel music artist is revealing why.
“The reason why I responded is because I want to show people that as a Christian, we are not untouchable. That can be very disrespectful for another human being to say something to you and because he’s not a church person I can’t say nothing back,” the songwriter producer and recording artist told Hip Hollywood. “Who am I? That’s the type of mantra I try to live under..who am I?
The 39-year-old Florida based rapper Plies propositioned the “Losing My Religion” artist with a trip to a Miami strip club called King Of Diamonds.
“Y’all tell Kirk Franklin I say I wanna take him to King Of Diamonds…,” rapper Plies said in an Instagram video shared with over 2 million of the rapper’s followers. “He can go in, he ain’t even gotta get no dancers, he can go right in and turn right back around and go take him a holy bath. Kirk, listen, you go to King Of Diamonds with me and I’ll go to church with you, an even swap.”
Franklin, 45, created his own Instagram video response to negotiate different terms of a potential agreement
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