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/rap world.
This week’s installment of Tweets Is Watching includes Lil Nas X discussing the making of Montero.
Lil Nas X Discusses Album Making Process
i love joking but on a serious note making this album was therapy for me. i began healing many unchecked wounds, facing skeltons in my closet i never wanted to, fighting internally every day and crying persistently, MONTERO is truly my baby. thanks for the love 💕🦋
— MONTERO 🦋 (@LilNasX) September 18, 2021
Lil Nas X says creating the Montero album was therapeutic for him.
Chloe Bailey Comments On MTV VMAs Performance
i swear i didn’t even know i licked the mic til after i watched the performance back 💀💀🤣😅☺️ pic.twitter.com/giwlRudNXA
— Chlöe (@ChloeBailey) September 17, 2021
Chloe Bailey comments on her risqué 2021 MTV Video Music Awards performance.
Saweetie Loses Stage Outfit
Hey Icy Gang! Giving y’all a heads up my outfit never came for my performance today😭😭im hella sad about it but the show must go on a little bump in the road not gone stop us. So if you see me in my airport clothes on stage today mine ya business😂
— icy bae (@Saweetie) September 18, 2021
No wardrobe and she in her airport clothes and she still put on a damn show for us and killed it!!!! Still a bad bitch and don’t let nothing or no one stop her from catching this bag and performing for her icy girls!!! pic.twitter.com/XZa6lowUUT
— 𝒔𝒂𝒘𝒆𝒆𝒕𝒊𝒆 (@boujeeicy) September 18, 2021
Saweetie gives her fans a full show in her “airport outfit.”
Polo G Speaks On The Industry
Way too solid for the gimmicks fuck the industry
— Polo.G🐐 (@Polo_Capalot) September 13, 2021
Polo G cryptically expresses disdain for the music industry.
Jack Harlow Shares Moment With Tommy Hilfiger
— Jack Harlow (@jackharlow) September 14, 2021
On the day after the Met Gala, Jack Harlow shares a special note from Tommy Hilfiger himself.
Fivio Foreign Poses With Nick Cannon’s Chain
Took Nick chain.. wait for my episode. pic.twitter.com/5O0mL68PFw
— Fivio Foreign (@FivioForeign) September 19, 2021
It appears Fivio Foreign will be on an upcoming episode of Wild N’ Out.