Getty ImagesLeo DiCaprio is a man of many talents. The famous actor is starring in the Alejandro G. Iñárritu-directed film The Revenant
, which drops on Christmas Day. What others may not know is DiCaprio is a hip-hop fan. Page Six reports
the West Coast native partied in Malibu, Calif. last Sunday night (Aug. 23) at an event co-hosted by Helly Nahmad, an art dealer who got into some serious trouble
in 2013.At the event, DiCaprio got into a rap battle with DJ Cassidy. “Epic rap battle between DJ Cassidy and Leonardo,” wrote a Facebook user who attended the party. Leo’s girlfriend Kelly Rohrbach, Johnny Depp’s daughter Lily-Rose, model Stella Maxwell, singer Cassie, Scott Disick and Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey were all in attendance. Another party guest said, “Robin was DJing most of the afternoon, surrounded by numerous ladies. Cassidy arrived and took over the decks . . . little did he know Naomi was going to take control of the playlist.”O’Neal Mcknight, star of reality TV show Kosher Soul,
about the party’s atmosphere. “The crowd really got going when he started playing the music,” he said. “He played a ton of old school hip-hop. He and Naomi were having fun going back and forth for about an hour and a half playing songs.”Last year DiCaprio was seen rapping “Scenario”
with Jamie Foxx at 1Oak in L.A. The actor also joined forces with Q-Tip and Jonah Hill to develop a scripted TV series
, roughly based on the rapper’s experience during the Native Tongues era.