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Tennessee Rapper Leads Apartment Trash Cleanup


A rap musician recently got sufficiently fed up with the trash accumulating at his Memphis, Tenn.,  apartment complex that he offered to pay his neighbors to help him get rid of the garbage.

The rapper, who goes by the handle Nator, isn’t offering mere peanuts. It’s to the tune of $500. And a handful of neighbors have jumped on the offer.

Nator, who has lived at the Hillview Village Apartments complex since he was a tot, estimates that in the first two days of the cleanup project, he and his neighbors have collected 50 bags of trash.

Residents say the apartment complex’s management group typically do a good job keeping the grounds clear, but not recently. So, led by Nator, they’ve tackled the problem themselves.

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