Rapper Lupe Fiasco was recently in Jamaica, chilling and making links but avoided smoking ganja.

Lupe Fiasco Visits Jamaica, Eats Jerk Chicken

, born Wasalu Muhammad Jaco, was recently in , chilling and making links but avoided smoking ganja.

He told his 1.3 million Twitter followers on Wednesday that he’s experiencing food on the rock.

“Eat Jerk Chicken & Kola Champagne actually in #Jamaica,” he tweeted 19 hours ago.

Later the rapper, most known for his Touch The Sky collab with rapper Kanye West, denied smoking ganja in response to a fan.

“No man…Babylon presence was too strong ya ear mi star…mi no smoke no ganja anyway,” he indicated.

Raised in Chicago, Jaco developed an interest in hip hop after initially disliking the genre for its use of vulgarity and misogyny. After adopting the name Lupe Fiasco and recording songs in his father’s basement, 19-year-old Fiasco joined a group called Da Pak. The group disbanded shortly after its inception, and Fiasco soon met rapper Jay-Z who helped him sign a record deal with Atlantic Records.

The rapper rose to fame in 2006 with his debut album, Lupe Fiasco’s Food & Liquor on the label, which received three Grammy nominations. He released his second album, Lupe Fiasco’s The Cool, in December 2007.

The lead single “Superstar” became his first top 40 hit on the Billboard Hot 100. After a two-year delay, Lasers was released in March 2011 to mixed reviews. However it became his first album to debut at number one on the Billboard 200.

His latest album, Tetsuo & Youth, was released in January 2015.

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