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 Cardi B for social justice and Gucci Mane’s tip.
Cardi B Shares Video Of Herself Protesting
THIS WAS IN 2014 I actually went to a Harlem protest against police brutality.I used to talk about stripping , pussy and all that good shit but I was SICK AND TIRED OF POLICE BRUTALITY.Sick and tired then sick and tired now ! https://t.co/M7L5cOfIoz pic.twitter.com/7DN7wWdydt
— iamcardib (@iamcardib) May 30, 2020
Cardi says her music may be superficial, but she’s BEEN out here fighting for human rights.
Lil Durk Compares Himself To Lil Wayne
I’m doing features on everybody albums how Wayne was 🥶
— DURKIOOO🦅 (@lildurk) May 27, 2020
Lil Durk says he’s been going hard in the studio and with his collaborations.
Travis Scott Promotes New Collection
— TRAVIS SCOTT (@trvisXX) May 28, 2020
Many fans were unhappy to see Travis promoting new merch, instead of speaking on racial tensions.
Mozzy Offers to Cash-App Protester
Somebody find this nigga so i can send him a cash app pic.twitter.com/cmOQ7d30DT
— MOZZY (@MozzyThaMotive) May 30, 2020
Mozzy took a liking to a man who took down a police officer in a video during the protests.
Gucci Mane’s Weight Loss Tip
Sleep late Lose weight.
— Gucci Mane (@gucci1017) May 26, 2020
Gucci Mane is quite known for his transformation years back.
7 number 1 albums and they mentioning me with ELVIS PRESLEY. Grateful and beyond THANKFUL
— FUTURE/FREEBANDZ (@1future) May 26, 2020
Future has another number one under his belt.