21 Savage may be cool with standing on no matter Drake stated on their collab album, however the rapper appears to be strolling again his OWN phrases!
“I’d by no means disrespect Nas or any legend who paved the best way for me y’all be tryna take stuff and run with it [face palm emoticon],” Savage tweeted.
His clarification comes after social media customers chewed him UP for seemingly dismissing Nas’ relevancy in at present’s hip-hop trade. His feedback got here to gentle after a partial clip of the Clubhouse debate went viral.
“What y’all saying related, although? I don’t really feel like he’s related,” 21 Savage stated, struggling to voice his opinion amid a number of individuals talking directly. “No, bro. No, he’s not related. He simply has a loyal a** fanbase…and he nonetheless make good a** music.”
Audio of 21 Savage attempting to persuade those who Nas is irrelevant pic.twitter.com/XenRIZPbSf
— IG: @MilagroGramz (@MilagroGramz__) November 14, 2022
He later outlined relevancy as “carefully linked or applicable to what’s being completed or thought of.” Nonetheless, he additionally admitted to probably utilizing the “fallacious phrase” when somebody pressed him in regards to the definition.
Although Savage addressed backlash concerning Nas, the rapper appeared to be with all of the smoke behind Drake dissing on Her Loss, per what he informed DJ Akademiks.
When Megan Thee Stallion dragged Drake for seemingly mentioning her taking pictures incident in Circo Loco, Savage stood by Drake.
21 additionally remained silent when Serena Williams’ husband defended himself in opposition to Drake’s “groupie” insult on Center of the Ocean.
Social Media Customers Defend AND Drag 21 Savage
However the principle clip making its social media rounds solely contains the preliminary “no, he’s not related” feedback. Nonetheless, 21’s critique induced a frenzy on social media.
The backlash to 21’s remark comes days after Nas launched King’s Illness III on November 11 and almost two weeks after Her Loss dropped on November 4.
Folks bounced between defending Nas to elaborating on Savage’s perspective. Others spoke on how the tradition disrespects legends within the music trade.
Nas simply went on a 25 metropolis nationwide tour with Wu Tang & Busta and bought out each present, debunking the false narrative that Hip Hop is just for youthful artists.
He’s as related as he’s ever been. https://t.co/bOIJ3LRGva
— Ruben || Verify the Rhyme (@checktherhyme1_) November 14, 2022
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30 12 months profession
15 studio albums
5 compilation albums
2 collab albums@Nas impressed your favorite rappers favorite rapper, answerable for Illmatic on of the best albums of all time.
It’s greater than relevance, it’s omnipotence.
— DJSemtex ☠️ (@DJSemtex) November 14, 2022
I feel @21Savage ought to have a listing of calls for to rejoin HipHop for saying Nas is irrelevant… 🤣🤣🤣 Love u bro!
*Memorize NY Mind-set
— the Outdated Man Ebro (@oldmanebro) November 15, 2022
21 Savage saying Nas is irrelevant. Folks on right here arguing with Missy Elliot about her lyrical content material. Folks always minimizing Lil Kim’s presence. These are all examples of how disrespectful “we” are to black icons. Particularly black icons in Hip Hop. It’s unhappy.
— Huge Scratch Off (@StevieDwayne) November 15, 2022
Homegirl these 4 albums are nonetheless talked about and so they have been launched 20+ years in the past! No person talks about “Issa Album” or “Savage Mode” in no regards.I don’t hear your Albums get introduced up with Traditional albums of Immediately.Nas went in opposition to Tupac,Biggie & Jay Z 🐐🐐🐐 Your comp is Kodak pic.twitter.com/lt2hdYQxjc
— LongacreBucks (@LongacreBucks) November 14, 2022
Since everyone seems to be leaping on 21 Savage about his feedback about Nas not being a related artist however has a loyal fanbase and drops good music, let’s take a look at the precise chart numbers along with his new album King’s Illness 3. pic.twitter.com/AuEpvIfgFS
— DJ Vlad 🇺🇦 (@djvlad) November 15, 2022
Nas Seemingly Responds, Kodak Blasts 21
In the meantime, Nas spent the previous couple of days posting about his new album and his press runs, reminiscent of his Day by day Present with Trevor Noah look on Monday evening. However on Tuesday morning, he shared a photograph of himself with a lil’ cryptic message–simply the phrase LOVE and a laughing emotion.
His publish is petty pebbles in comparison with the boulders Kodak Black launched at 21 Savage on Monday evening and Tuesday morning. First, the rapper defended Nas, telling Savage that he’s “tripping.”
It seems that Kodak additionally believes Savage was subbing him in a November 10 tweet that claims, “the place all y’all followers be at when these n****s drop albums.” He unleashed a paragraph on 21 by way of Instagram Story.
“21 do his factor I give credit score the place it’s due however don’t come for me talm bout my album gross sales homie that ain’t gangsta! You n****s know what I completed been through on this sh*t,” Kodak wrote. “Anddd you n****s had a complete constant run with no hiccups fr and y’all 30-year-old plusss. I’m a yung n***a doing this sh*t since I got here within the recreation I used to be out and in of jail! And y’all nonetheless ain’t actually doing nun to the place I gotta catch up!”
Nas’ brother Jungle additionally got here to the rapper’s protection. He stepped into The Shade Room’s Instagram remark part and wrote, “@21savage is trash, glad Nas dropped KD3 so followers can hear actual bars..21 can u do one thing for me???”