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September 18, 2012

9-Year-Old Brooklyn Rapper Urges “Pull Ya Pants Up”

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Written by: Kelly Virella


ine-year-year old Brooklyn rapper Amor Lilman has a message for all the wanna-be hard men and boys who sag their pants: pull ’em up.

Sagging pants — in my humble opinion — aren’t a national crisis worthy of my journalistic or artistic endeavor. But this video and song are kinda cute. And I guess I’d rather hear him singing this than what 6-year-old Albert sang — “I Can Make Your Booty Pop.” I’m just saying.

About the Author

Kelly Virella
Kelly Virella lives in an East Harlem walk-up with her husband, her bicycle and her books. She's worked as a journalist for 11 years and started this website during the summer of 2011. She fell in love with New York City during her first visit here as a 16-year-old and finally made good on her promise to move here in April 2010.


New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg and NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly, left to right. Photo courtesy of Flickr/Azipaybarah