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Drake Accuses Country Club He Stayed at During Coachella of "Racial Profiling"

“The most offensive place I have ever stayed at in my life,” said the rapper in a now-deleted Instagram post.

by Noisey Canada Staff
18 April 2017, 8:47am

Jake KIvanç

This article originally appeared on Noisey US. 

Drake and Coachella have an iffy history together, as his first major festival performance during its 2015 edition has passed into the annals of history with its uneven quality and infamous Madonna cameo. Another related conflict has now flared up, as Drake (who was staying in the area over the weekend) accused the nearby Madison Club of race-based prejudice in a now-deleted Instagram post he put up yesterday.

the most offensive place I have ever stayed at in my life with staff who pick and choose who they are going to accommodate based on racial profiling

According to TMZ, an account that may belong to the club responded to Drake's original Instagram post in the comments, apologising for "the inconvenience" and saying that they would look into the issue.

We'll update this story as details emerge.

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