Reading Time: < 1 minute DJ Mustard has been eating plant-based for three days (Photo: Instagram)
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US-based
artist on the rise DJ Mustard – legally Dijon Isaiah McFarlane – has taken to
Instagram
to tell followers he’s gone plant-based and that he doesn’t plan to
give it up.

Not
quitting

A video
shared to the Instagram Story of the producer, DJ, and rapper showed him at
the gym – with text on the screen regarding his recent delve into vegan eating.

The caption
explained that he’d been eating vegan for three days and that, while he is
tempted to quit, he doesn’t plan on it.

He wrote: “I’m
not gone give up period [sic]!!!”

Celebrity
interest

The rap
kingpin is following in the footsteps of a number of other celebrities who adopted vegan or plant-based diets this year.

Among them are DJ Mustard’s fellow musician, ethical vegan Will.I.Am, and Ellen
Pompeo
whose entire family adopted a plant-based diet for health reasons.

Emily Court

Emily Court is a writer and content creator published in Plant Based News, Raise Vegan, Living Vegan and The Financial Diet. A self-described "recovering vegan hothead," she is now a pragmatic member of Vancouver's vibrant and growing plant-powered community. Hailing from Halifax, Nova Scotia, she holds a BA in Spanish and certificate in Intercultural Communication from Dalhousie University, where her thesis focused on topics of cultural and gender-based discrimination. She aims to apply a privilege-conscious...