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Soulja Boy

RIPPED By Military Vet

For Anti-Army Rap

9/5/2011 11:10 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

A proud military veteran is demanding an apology from Soulja Boy -- after the rapper posted a video saying, "f**k the army troops."

Soulja ignited a wave of controversy this week over his new song, "Let's Be Real" -- which includes the lyrics:

"F**k the FBI and the army troops ... fighting for what? Be your own man ...
... I'll be flying through the clouds with green like I'm Peter Pan."


TMZ spoke with Fred A. Flores -- a disabled Marine Veteran who is now a commissioner for the L.A. County Veteran’s Advisory Commission. Flores tells us, "It's a very offensive statement ... especially with the 10th anniversary of 9/11 coming up."

Flores -- who has two children currently serving in the military -- calls Soulja "Ungrateful" ... adding, "He should apologize to ALL armed forces."

"[The rap] is very irresponsible," Flores stated ... "especially for a person who is an entertainer for the youth of our country."

Soulja Boy's rep refused to comment.


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You know they say that music dose not influence people... then why the hell is our youth so f'ed up these days? im sure it has absolutely nothing to the garbage that they listen to.

953 days ago


Who cares what he said. He has a point! Everybody gets all bent out of shape over what he said. Worry about yourself and your own lives. This is why America isnt ****!!! He said whats on his mind and you dumb ***** criticize him for it. Suck a ****!!

953 days ago


omggg cant believe this bull sh*t he has the balls to say that in a country were are troops mean alot to there counrty send his a** out there and well see

953 days ago


He should join the Army and f*** himself!!

953 days ago


I served in the navy and the army all three of my children are military, as are all three of my brothers, I lost a brother-in-law in the initial war with iraq, I think this person, I will not credit him as a performer, has little to no talent, and little gonads as we approach 9/11 in a country where young people are still giving their lives so he can spout profanity to raise his own felling of importance, if he were only talented enough to write real lyrics, i grew up in kansas city in the projects and went to a school full of black people with a much larger vocabulary, greater talent and a feeling of pride in self and country that they used to gain access to a better life so perhaps he should pull up his designer jeans, put on the real army green and join these soldiers in the field lets see if he can do a real job, and please people stop acknowledging his vulgarity it is not talent but a desperate attempt to gain the income of some of the dollars earned by these soldiers he is disrespected, you can defuse this man quit listening he is really only important if we let him continue to think he is

953 days ago


What a little punk!Rappen his little mouth off while one of my brothers are out there dying so he can say the bull****.He's what are kids look up too????Anybody that diggs that crap is screwed in the head!!!!!Man up ******* if you like that **** and go enlist, see what some real action is bitches!!!!Eat that **** punk.

953 days ago


I think its funny how big his balls get on the microphone but I would like to see him rap this song for the troops in person.. this kid is a punk and he can't rap worth a **** anyways. maybe he should change his name to something he knows the meaning of.. he obviously is clueless to what a REAL soldier is

953 days ago


I don't like Soulja Boy or his music but all I have to say is FREE SPEECH in a FREE country. Kind of what the army is fighting for so live with it and get over it...

953 days ago

Military Wife    

This kid doesnt even have talent! how is he selling albums to begin with? Add this and just WOW!! I listen to rap and i cant stand listening to him! He's trying to be Raps equivelant of Johnny Cash but he cant pull off "talking" his lyrics!

953 days ago


man **** the army i didnt ask those bitches to fight for me. Good for soulja boy we can have a minute man army we dont need those ****

953 days ago


souljia boy is so disrespectful you have men and women fighting for everday give them a least a little respect instead of saying forget them and saying fighting if it is that easy to you put down the mic phone and stop trying to be a rapper and go fight for yourself i would love to see how long you can last with out being killed

953 days ago


Soulja boy??? First you disrespect us by misspelling soldier then you attack us. Stupid **** they would love in afghanistan especially on Man Love Thursdays. THATS IT YOUR THROUGH NOW YOU REALLY WONT EVER BE ABLE TO AFFORD THAT JET YOU CLAImED YOU BOUGHT . STUPID PUNK !!!!

953 days ago


Dude he must have been smoking some serious crack!!!!!!!!!!! WTF are you serious Go smoke you some more you F****** tard. The majority of us don't agree about much, but I think we agree YOU'RE a JACKASS!!! Who cares if it won't be on your CD doesnt matter if half the Effing country hates your stupid ass it wont sell anyway!!!! Ask the Dixie Chicks

953 days ago


Yeah lets scream freedom of speech!!! It doesn't mean you're not free to get your ass kicked for saying dumb **** either. SUCK ON THEM NUTS

953 days ago


A child knows that even negative attention is still attention.
He is a child looking for attention.

953 days ago
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