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The Many Celebrity Friends Of LeBron James

Updated November 7, 2019 1.1k views25 items

He’s an NBA all-star, so it’s no surprise that Lebron James has a lot of celebrity friends. On this list you’ll find friends of Lebron James, as well as pictures of Lebron James with friends. 

Celebrity best friends of the star range from athletes like the Lebron James BFF, Chris Paul, to actors and comedians like Will Smith and Dave Chappelle. Dwyane Wade is another Lebron James best friend. Kendrick Lamar and Drake are some of the more well-known best celebrity friendships.

However, there are also some unlikely celebrity friendships, like the one Lebron has with Justin Bieber. Lebron James and friends have a lot of different talents and interests. Read below to find out more about Lebron James and friends. 

  • Kendrick Lamar is among some of LeBron’s favorite rappers. The two have been spotted together after Kendrick’s concerts and LeBron’s games.

    LeBron was even given an early copy of Kendrick’s hit album Damn, before Kendrick released it to the public.

    • Age: 33
    • Birthplace: Compton, California
    • Gender: Male

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  • Photo: noehx / flickr / CC-BY-NC-ND 2.0

    LeBron has a way with words, as his friend popstar Justin Bieber would agree. During the 2016 election, Justin Bieber was asked to perform at the Republican National Convention, but with some words from LeBron, Justin decided against it as it would jeopardize some of his business relationships.

    Bieber has continued to show appreciation for LeBron, even asking for his autograph at a fashion show in 2018.

    • Age: 26
    • Birthplace: London, Canada
    • Gender: Male

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    Following an outburst by Serena Williams during the U.S. Open in 2018, LeBron was quick to come to the defense of the tennis star.

    LeBron empathized with Williams's struggle in tennis, pointing out that she is “…an African-American woman playing in a predominantly white sport,” and while he doesn’t personally relate, he feels for her struggle.

    • Age: 39
    • Birthplace: Saginaw, Michigan, United States of America
    • Gender: Female

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  • LeBron has been a fan of 2Chainz for quite a while, and recently decided to get involved in the music-making process. 

    2Chainz's most recent album, Rap or Go To The League, was executive produced by LeBron, in large part because he has felt a strong draw towards music his whole life.

    Speaking to Vanity Fair on the album, LeBron mentioned that 2Chainz explicitly told him "I want you to be part of the process."

    • Age: 43
    • Birthplace: College Park, Georgia
    • Gender: Male

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