‘Life Tonight Is Complete’: Rapper Tory Lanez Reacts to LeBron James Hyping His New Album

Published 12/13/2021, 7:30 AM EST
DALLAS – FEBRUARY 13: (L-R) Jay-Z and Lebron James attend the 4th Annual Two Kings Dinner on February 13, 2010 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Johnny Nunez/WireImage)


We’ve all witnessed NBA players entering the arena wearing headphones and listening to music. While everyone focuses on their pre-game outfits, there’s little or no information on what players actually listen to. Lakers star LeBron James loves listening to songs, and it’s evident through his social media activities. In fact, the music industry is something he has been fond of for quite some time now.

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A few years ago, King James shared his exclusive playlist on Apple Music, also dubbed as the ‘LeBron’s Unbreakable‘ playlist. However, it has been four years since then and we don’t know anything about his updated playlist. He has showered his love for some of the best rappers in the world through his social media.

NEW ORLEANS, LA – FEBRUARY 15: NBA player LeBron James attends GQ & LeBron James NBA All Star Party Sponsored By Samsung Galaxy And Beats at Ogden Museum’s Patrick F. Taylor Library on February 15, 2014 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for GQ)

According to his social media activities, LeBron has been listening to a new album by Tory Lanez, a low-key rapper when compared to the likes of Lil Wayne, Drake, and Kendrick Lamar.

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LeBron James showers love for Tory Lanez’s new album ‘Alone at Prom’

James recently shared some stories on his Instagram where he praised Canadian rapper Tory Lanez’s new album ‘Alone at Prom’. In his stories, LeBron is seen lip-syncing the song.

Tory Lanez was thrilled after watching himself mentioned in LeBron’s stories and took to Twitter to share his excitement. Tory tweeted: “Lebron playing ALONE AT PROM in half his Insta story and knowing the lyrics 🥲🥲🥲 …. my life tonight is complete”.

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LeBron loves rap music, and it was clearly evident when he shared his playlist in 2017. Songs by Drake, Meek Mill, 2 Chainz, The Notorious B.I.G., SZA were part of his playlist. His love for songs goes way beyond the ones mentioned and he has even been name-dropped in several songs in the past two decades.

James is friends with Jay Z and Drake, and apart from them, James has even been mentioned by Rick Ross and Nicki Minaj in their songs. In fact, in 2005, James was on the cover of the XXL magazine alongside Jay Z, Kanye West, and Foxy Brown.

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Abhishek Singh

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Abhishek is an NBA writer at EssentiallySports with over two years of journalistic experience with Chase Your Sport and Dribl. A Football Management graduate, he has previously interned in the Indian Super League, I-League and the AFC Champions League. In addition to being a Michael Jordan fan, Abhishek is an ardent Steph Curry and Warriors guy, and believes they have a few more championships in store before the former retires.

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