Twitter: home of Lil B curses, the occasional Kanye West rant and where trigger fingers turn to … you know the rest. Over time, rap has made its presence known on Twitter while providing artists with a platform to directly connect with countless fans now at 280 characters at a time.
Our favorite artists, entertainers and influencers use the site as an outlet to vent without a filter, as well as to promote their latest work. With 330 million monthly active users to interact with, feeds can sometimes get overwhelming, which is why HipHopDX curates a list of the week’s best and most memorable tweets from the Hip Hop world.
This week’s installment of Tweets Is Watching includes Quavo shutting down comparisons to Takeoff and Offset and Tory Lanez giving advice.
Quavo Asks Everyone To Stop The Comparisons
Stop Comparing Us Please!!!
PUT US AGAINST THEM!!!!
— QuavoYRN (@QuavoStuntin) November 15, 2018
Quavo doesn’t like being pitted against his family, Takeoff and Offset.
Kanye Is Back To Politics
I’d like to do an interview with Van Jones within the next 7 days 🙌🏿
— ye (@kanyewest) November 15, 2018
‘Ye is back in the mix, expressing interest in a CNN interview.
Mariah Carey’s “Glitter” Re-enters The Charts
— Mariah Carey (@MariahCarey) November 14, 2018
The record returned 17 years after its release, landing at #8 on the iTunes chart.
YNB Nahmir Gets Honest
Been focusing on being happy 💯 I was in a bad place a couple months ago. I know it always looks good but in reality I still go thru the same problems as y’all. A nigga good now tho. I love all of y’all 😎
— YBN NAHMIR (@YBNNahmir) November 13, 2018
Nahmir admits to his fans he’s been struggling with “the same problems” as them.
Tory Lanez Gives Advice
Your goal is closer than you think … and whenever you get this close . someone will try harder than usual to break u down . Don’t let up . Be the person your called to be , Not the person they call u – Fargo
— Tory Lanez (@torylanez) November 9, 2018
Tory with the inspiration.