Ice Cube claims that he’s now a certified Scottish Lord

He showed fans documents of his apparent new title in a recent livestream

Ice Cube has claimed that he is now a Scottish Lord after a fan gifted him a piece of land in Aberdeenshire.

Companies have long sold off small pieces of land in Scotland, claiming the purchase will make the buyer a Lord or Lady.

One of the NWA rapper’s fans bought him a plot of land located in Huntly from the company Established Titles. Ice Cube showed off the documents certifying him as a Lord on a recent livestream.

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Ice Cube (Picture: Getty)

“Did you know that your homeboy is a real lord?” he asked. “Somebody bought me a piece of land in Scotland, makes me a real lord.”

He went on to encourage viewers to buy up their own land and “be a real lord like your homeboy Ice Cube”.

However, in 2016, the heraldry of Scotland rebuked those assertions, saying to be granted a title a person should have their permanent home in the country.

“It is a description rather than a title and is not appropriate for the owner of a normal residential property, far less the owner of a small souvenir plot of land,” a spokesperson told Deadline News.

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Meanwhile, the rapper has been using his social media platform over the last few months to encourage fans to vote in America’s upcoming presidential election and recent primaries.

“When I said, ‘Hold your vote hostage’, I simply meant get something for it before you promise it to anyone,” he wrote on Instagram earlier this year. “I DO VOTE and you should too.”

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