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 Lil Baby acting like a fan and J.I.D explaining to his fans why he drops his music on Mondays.
Lil Baby Compliments Joyner Lucas
Whoever the fuck Joyner Lucas Is That Nigga hard af ?
— Lil Baby (@lilbaby4PF) November 22, 2018
Joyner Lucas earned a backhanded compliment.
Why J.I.D Drops On Mondays
I see yall askin me “y aRE yEw DRopPiN mUNdAY INshteAD Of fryDAe”, ?bruh I??don’t??af??about??no ??first ??week??sales, first week sales are kool for the Coles, Kdots, Drake’s And Nikki’s but, that’s not the game I’m playin right now, i need the attention I can garner, cont..
— (J.I.D) (@JIDsv) November 22, 2018
The rapper doesn’t care about the numbers.
Eminem’s New Merch Line
— Marshall Mathers (@Eminem) November 21, 2018
Eminem is dropping merch right before Black Friday.
Lupe Fiasco Wishes A “Happy Fall Harvest Day”
Happy Fall Harvest Day.
Shout to the farmers for putting in all the work behind the scenes that keeps the world alive.
Without you there is no lawyers, doctors, rappers, politicians…or people.
— “DROGAS WAVE” NOW PLAYING (@LupeFiasco) November 22, 2018
Lupe shouts out the farmers.