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Boosie Badazz on Lil Nas X: Vile and Homophobic Tweet


“STOP TROLLER F —– LOL !! AU WHOLE B —- PLAY WITH A GANGSTA SMH U CAN CONTINUE SUCKING D — N GETTIN F — ED N YOUR A– N PEACE N #uhateyourself I WOULD ALSO DO IT IF I WERE YOU LOL NASx IF YOU #commitsuicide YOU MAKE THIS WORLD A HUGE FAVOR, NO ONE WANTS YOU HERE, ” Badazz tweeted Saturday afternoon (23 Oct). The tweet remained posted for a while on Saturday, but has since been deleted for violating Twitter rules.

At the time of publication, Lil Nas X – who was recently honored as The Trevor projectSuicide Prevention Lawyer of the Year had not responded to Boosie Badazz. While her name was trending on Twitter due to the hateful remarks, Lil Nas X took a moment instead. to write, “I’m really saddened. I’ve never been so mortified in my life. I can’t believe the Disney Channel hasn’t played Halloween Town for the whole month of October yet.”

“Discrimination around sexuality and gender identity is still very real, and our community deserves to feel supported and totally free to be itself,” Lil Nas X said in September, when he spoke. been honored by The Trevor Project, which provides crisis intervention and suicide prevention. resources for LGBTQ + youth. “I often get messages from fans telling me about their struggle with depression and suicidal thoughts, and it made me realize it was something bigger than me. If using my voice and expressing myself in my music can help even a child who is feeling lonely, so it was all worth it. “

Boosie Badazz has spoken negatively about Lil Nas X on several occasions over the past few months. In September, Lil Nas X hinted that the comments hadn’t affected him.

“I was listening to Boosie in the club the other day. I really don’t care. Honestly, I wish they weren’t saying that, I guess,” Lil Nas said of the “Nasty, Nasty” rapper. during an appearance on The breakfast club. “But I love music, I’m going to listen to music. If someone is having a hard time with me, that doesn’t mean I’m having a hard time with them.” When asked if he would consider responding to hate messages, Lil Nas X noted, “Only if I have something really spiritual.”

In July, Badazz defended DaBaby’s homophobic comments to Rolling Loud Miami and called Lil Nas X “the world’s most disrespectful mother.” And after Lil Nas joked That and he and Jack Harlow would perform their song “Industry Baby” in their birthday costumes at the VMAs, Badazz said, “If I’m at the awards show and he rides there naked, I’m going to drag him out of the room. scene and beat his a–. “

Lil Nas X and Jack Harlow’s “Industry Baby” recently hit No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 Song Chart, marking Lil Nas X’s third frontman on the list. His first “Old Town Road” smash, with Billy Ray Cyrus, spent 19 weeks at No.1 in April-August 2019 and “Montero (Call Me by Your Name)” led for a week on his April 2021 debut. .

If you or someone you know is struggling with a suicide attack or emotional distress, help is available. Call the National lifeline for suicide prevention at 1-800-273-8255.