Lil Yachty provokes strong opinions. To his fans, he's an endlessly positive hit-making young entrepreneur who can both rap and sing pop hooks. To New York radio host Charlamagne Tha God he is "the poster child for wack rappers." But what do the people think? See what happened when we hit the streets of New York to find out in the video above.

Lil Yachty recently announced his new album Teenage Emotions and shared the excellent cover—see that here and read our in-depth investigation into the importance of cover art in 2017 here.

See whether New York thinks Kendrick Lamar is the best rapper alive below.