In an era defined by VEVO views, social media, and ample propaganda, the word “legend” has arguably become diluted.
Indeed, there’s something to be said when the term (along with phrases such as “icon”) are lauded on questionable talents such Rihanna.
Yet, even Ms. Fenty has more of a claim to the word that the latest abuser of the term – Bow Wow.
The 106 & Park host, who hasn’t released charting material in years, caused quite the response on Instagram this week when he christened himself a legend.
It’s the shot below that sent relative shockwaves (and LOL’s) through the social media site:
Granted Bow Wow has achieved more than he is often credited for, the fairytales and fallacies embedded in that hashtag are of Disney proportions.
Legendary status cannot be spoken in to existence. Nor can contemporary relevance. Especially with a Kids Choice Award in one’s hand.
If that’s what Bow is striving for, then he has his work cut out for him. After all, the last many remember of his charting days is….