Drake’s latest album contains jabs at a number of different artists and public figures – and a few have their very own alternative phrases for the Canadian rapper.
Drake launched “Her Loss,” a 16-track collaboration with 21 Savage, on Friday. On one track, “Circo Loco,” he appears to indicate that Megan Thee Stallion’s allegations that she was shot by Tory Lanez have been false. In 2020, Megan said that she was shot within the foot by Lanez, who has been charged with felony assault with a firearm and pleaded not responsible.
“This b—- lie ‘bout getting shots but she still a stallion,” Drake raps on the lower.
On Twitter, Megan asked other artists to “stop using my shooting for clout” shortly after the album was launched. She requested why it was acceptable to joke about ladies being shot and appeared to match the response to her capturing to the continued outcry over Kanye West’s antisemitic feedback.
“Ready to boycott bout shoes and clothes but dog pile on a black woman when she say one of y’all homeboys abused her,” she wrote.
Megan Thee Stallion has been vocal about critiquing the societal acceptance of violence in opposition to Black ladies, penning a New York Occasions op-ed in 2020 that mirrored on her capturing and the intersection of sexism and racism.
And Megan isn’t the one public determine talking out in opposition to Drake’s latest disses.
On “Middle of the Ocean,” the album’s twelfth observe, the rapper throws a barb at Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian, who married tennis celebrity Serena Williams in 2017.
“Sidebar, Serena, your husband a groupie,” the artist raps.
However in a Twitter thread about his new investments and enterprise success, Ohanian mentioned that being a groupie isn’t such a nasty factor.
“The reason I stay winning is because I’m relentless about being the absolute best at whatever I do — including being the best groupie for my wife & daughter,” he wrote.
Williams responded to the tweet with a number of heart-covered emojis.
Drake is a longtime fan of Williams, attending her matches since no less than 2011. He additionally name-dropped her in his 2013 observe “Worst Behavior.”