“God Did” came out the same day so J.I.D playfully told the producer “you beat me” and asked to be on Khaled’s next record.
A heartwarming moment was captured between J.I.D and Khaled while they were crossing paths on the MTV VMAs red carpet. Khaled stopped what he was doing to shake the rapper’s hand and congratulate him on The Forever Story.
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J.I.D returned the sentiment and joked, “You beat me.” It was a remark that was made playfully, however, Khaled used the moment to praise the Dreamville star, even saying he was a fan of J.I.D’s music.
“No! It’s not about that! You got a beautiful album, congratulations,” Khaled told him. “Keep goin’, don’t stop, I’mma fan.” Never one to miss an opportunity, J.I.D said, “Let me get on the next one.” Khaled seemed receptive to the idea and complimented the rapper’s family, team, and everyone associated with J.I.D before making his exit.
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