Hip-hop artist Coi Leray announced Wednesday her new single “At the Top” featuring Kodak Black and Mustard is dropping. Ahead of the new release, the popular performer shared a video of herself training to knock out the competition.
Coi Leray Calls On Floyd Mayweather Jr. To Put Her On TMT
What she lacks in power, Coi Leray makes up for with hand speed. The BET Awards nominee for Best New Artist posted a video from the gym working over a heavy bag with a fast flurry of punches.
“@floydmayweather add me to the team coach”
Coi was quick to fire back a response after Alabama rapper/singer Yung Bleu seemed to suggest she didn’t deserve her BET Awards nomination. Coi Leray sensed some drama stirring when Yung Bleu made a comment that he was more deserving of a Best New Artist nomination.
“I’m one of the 6 songs that went platinum this year. Don’t tell me I shouldn’t make sh*ttt.” -Coi Leray
“U deserve it! …. fasho …. I do to tho! I honest just used u as a example that I meet the qualifications as well. I was 1 of those 6 songs that went platinum and I actually went platinum twice this year also. Let’s not give them a show. I got love for ya kid, keep going.” -Yung Bleu
Doesn’t Consider Herself A ‘Female Rapper’
Leray revealed that — despite being considered one of the hottest rookies in the rap game — she doesn’t even label herself a rapper. Coi went to Twitter to let the world know what she’d prefer to be called.
“I’m not a female rapper. I’m a artist. Leave that rap competition sh*t for the rappers. I just want to make good music and have a good time.”
Coi Leray Responds To Body-Shaming Comments
Coi loves herself no matter what. In April 2021, she went online to defend those who were body-shaming her, making it clear she didn’t care at all if anybody had anything negative to say about her loving her body.
“Couple of y’all b*tches hate how comfortable i am in my skin. So weird”
“Couple of y’all be like “I love myself” b*tch no you don’t”
“If you insecure just say that”