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 Lizzo inadvertently shading Iggy Azalea and Meek Mill’s opinion on labels.
Lizzo & Iggy Azalea Playfully Battle Over Billboard Record
— |L I Z Z O| (@lizzo) September 30, 2019
Stream señorita for clear skin: https://t.co/vSbIwYaTCC
— IGGY AZALEA (@IGGYAZALEA) September 30, 2019
Lizzo complimented Charli XCX’s role in Iggy’s “Fancy” after rallying to knock “Fancy” off the charts, while Iggy encouraged her fans to stream “Señorita” instead.
Metro Boomin Laughs At His Own Nomination
Lol but I didn’t do anything this year 😂😂😂 https://t.co/kxgGaqD2Ab
— Metro Boomin (@MetroBoomin) October 5, 2019
Metro claims he’s had an idle year.
Meek Mill’s Opinion On Record Labels
Labels locking these youngbulls down …. the crazy part is most these artist rather get raped by somebody from a different race to feel like nobody ain’t do nothing for them …
— Meek Mill (@MeekMill) September 30, 2019
Meek isn’t here for the label system.
Summer Walker Gives Advice
now block him https://t.co/z6OlLq1hQn
— SUMMER WALKER (@IAMSUMMERWALKER) October 5, 2019
Summer Walker has some solid relationship advice.
2 Chainz Compliments Rick Ross
— Tity Boi (2 Chainz) (@2chainz) October 4, 2019
2 Chainz says Ross has the best A&R skills.
Wiz Khalifa Keeps Dropping New Music
Bout to drop some shit me and Yung DP cooked up a while ago.
— Wiz Khalifa (@wizkhalifa) October 4, 2019
Wiz tells fans he has some more heat in the vault.