Young Thug Clarifies Jay-Z Comments: I Was Talking Too Fast
Update #2 (Dec. 30th): Young Thug is responding to backlash he received for his recent remarks about Jay-Z, and is now clarifying what he had to say.
He took to Instagram Tuesday (Dec. 29th) and wrote in his stories:
“Don’t have jay z on me cause of this internet s—, I was talking to [sic] fast but y’all know what I meant”
Original Story (Dec. 29th): Rapper Young Thug is catching fire for his comments made about rap veteran and entrepreneur Jay-Z. In a recent interview, Thugger suggested he had more songs people know than Jay-Z and said:
“We ain’t talking about streams, sales, none of that. We talking about anthems, we talking about songs they know. When I perform, I got 30-40 songs that the whole stadium gon’ know…. all 30 songs. Jay-Z ain’t got 30 songs like that, where the whole stadium finna sing.”
Young Thug quickly corrected his statement adding:
“I’m just saying like, I know he do, he probably got 50 of them b*tches.”
He then said he only performs songs that he knows the crow will know and enjoy.
“I’m so scared to get boo’ed, I don’t even perform songs they won’t know.”
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After the video went viral, Young Thug caught lots of backlash on social media.
Jay Z fans to Young Thug right now: pic.twitter.com/e8ZJmbs50B
— Cutie_Patootie (@danimarlane) December 29, 2020
Young Thug really think he has more hits than Jay Z pic.twitter.com/llRhWSiHdz
— ???RJR??? (@MyNewEssence96) December 29, 2020
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