Lil Jon Reportedly Wants To Become Papa John’s Next CEO

Lil Jon is definitely a jack of all trades. From opening a school in Ghana earlier this year to producing, his presence – even years after his signature “OKAAYY!” tagline – is still ubiquitous. Now, the Georgia native may have his mastermind sights set on Papa John’s Pizza.

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According to XXL, the fast food chain’s longtime CEO John Schnatter, recently announced his departure from the company. The entity has taken to social media to scout a new chief executive officer since the news broke.

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Twitter user Devin Smith recently tweeted, “Now that Papa John isn’t the CEO at Papa John’s, I think the only valid choice for the next CEO is Lil Jon.” After discovering Smith’s tweet, Lil Jon happily replied saying he’d definitely take up the offer.

After the amusing exchange, Papa John’s replied using his signature tagline, “OKAAAY!”


Maybe the next time you hear about Papa John’s, it’ll involve Lil Jon. Where’s our slice?