Grammy-winning rapper Lupe Fiasco sees greener pastures in his life. The hip-hop veteran has seemingly announced his retirement and shelved all new album plans.

Lupe went to Twitter this week and broke the shocking news to followers.

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Some media outlets speculate controversial lyrics may have contributed to the sudden announcement.

Lupe’s sudden declaration of retirement comes a day after he released a new song, “N.E.R.D.,” a freestyle over J. Cole’s “Everybody Dies.” The song was controversial due to one lyric that many perceived to be anti-Semitic: “Artist gettin’ robbed for their publishing / By dirty Jewish execs that think his alms from the covenant.” (HNHH)

In January, Lupe provided fans with an update on his The Cool 2 solo album.

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