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Rapper Joe Budden is asking for forgiveness after posting a picture on Instagram of a Sikh man wearing a turban at an airport security checkpoint. 

According to, attached to the picture -- which has since been removed -- was the caption "Not on my watch Homeboy." 

After a social media backlash, Budden took to Twitter and apologized to "all Sikhs" as well as anyone else who was offended by his "tasteless & stereotypical post." 

He also called it "ignorant & in bad judgement."  After asking for forgiveness, he wrote "here's to moving forward." 

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