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’s songwriting secret, and Lil Wayne making a rare appearance.
Lizzo Talks Writing “Truth Hurts”
Same with “bom bom bi dom bi dum bum bay” on Truth Hurts… I swore I was gonna write something better but it was a vibe so we left it 🤗 https://t.co/iiOqPZTg4Q
— Feelin Good As Hell (@lizzo) December 26, 2019
Lizzo says she initially intended to change the hook into actual words.
Lil Wayne’s Football Tweets
GO TIGERS!!!!! Ed O. Voice (autotuned) Geaux Tigeeerrzzz!!
— Lil Wayne WEEZY F (@LilTunechi) December 28, 2019
Lil Wayne only uses Twitter to talk football.
Tory Lanez Previews New Music
2020 ….. WILL BE A FLOOD … 🌊🌊🌊 pic.twitter.com/rDCg2Rkc2f
— Tory Lanez (@torylanez) December 26, 2019
Tory has heat coming in the new year.
Da Baby’s Community Work
CHRISTMAS MIRACLE: @DaBabyDaBaby is gifting presents to more than 200 kids before his concert tonight. This will definitely be a Christmas to remember for dozens of families!! pic.twitter.com/Iu6SeAwhoT
— Bria Bell (@BriaBellTV) December 23, 2019
Da Baby doing the right things for his home town.
Young Thug Drops New Merch
🕷 🕸 SPIDER FOR XMAS 🕸 🕷 https://t.co/jBSMWut5dE
— Young Thug ひ (@youngthug) December 26, 2019
Just in time for the holidays.
Wale Shares Strip Club Experience
They gave us fake money in the strip club yesterday 😂 .. they said it was just for show… I’m still tryna understand was I bamboozled or is that the vibe in Joburg strip club lol ps (still was fun)
— Wale (@Wale) December 25, 2019
Atlanta would never.