DJ Envy was not here for Desus And Mero during their ‘The Breakfast Club’ interview… and Twitter wasn’t feeling him either. Envy thought it would be a good idea to check the two for joking about his wife only being interested in him because of his checks.”You owe my wife an apology when you insinuated that she was there for the check.”
Poor Envy was pressed boots!! For a situation that he put his wife in. Bish whet?
— THE KID MERO ?? (@THEKIDMERO) March 15, 2018
Now, this is a man on a show that is literally known for not caring about how people feel about their often ignorant comments. So what makes Envy special? Check out the video below if you haven’t seen it.
Desus & Mero handled this perfectly. They held their composure, apologized and Envy still walked off on his show. His show!!!
So you know they had to clown him on their show and when I tell you they clowned him.
DJ Envy kicks off this morning's Breakfast Club by demanding an apology from Desus and Mero. (1/2) pic.twitter.com/9PA1D7Zgm5
— DESUS & MERO (@desusandmero) March 16, 2018
Envy didn’t take this laying down
unlike with Erica Mena he had a couple of words for them for not having that same so-called “energy” in his face.
energy” in his face.
*gets sincere apology*
*stays in room for for 90 seconds*
"I wish they had the same energy to my face….." https://t.co/gpodN2BupF
— DESUS & MERO (@desusandmero) March 16, 2018
DJ Envy explains his decision to address Desus and Mero on air and why he decided to leave. pic.twitter.com/0zUmhrS4b0
— Karen Civil (@KarenCivil) March 16, 2018
This only made this situation worse because Twitter went to task on his ass.
*DJ Envy on the Breakfast Club clowning other celebrities, black women and other men cheating on their wives*
*Desus & Mero make a light joke about DJ Envy's wife*
DJ Envy: pic.twitter.com/Oreq6Jgiwd
— Willie Bad Fotoshop (@badfotoshop) March 15, 2018
DJ Envy: Don’t talk about my wife.
Desus: My bad, man.
— Katrina (@punslikepizza) March 15, 2018
Uncle Snoop Get Your Apology to Ari Lennox Ready
Apparently, everyone’s favorite uncle likes apologizing. Fresh off of his apology tour for his controversial comments towards broadcast journalists Gayle King, Snoop Dogg decided to comment on Ari Lennox’s Instagram live to instruct her to “grow your own hair.”
Yesterday, the Dreamville songbird took to Instagram Live in true Ari fashion to document her trying on a new lace front wig. Not known for wearing wigs, she struggled with figuring out how much lace to cut and securing the hair as she entertained her followers with hilarious gestures and commentary.
Eventually, a snippet of the video ended up on The Shade Room for everyone’s viewing pleasure.
Moments later, Snoop was unnecessarily commenting under the video.
In no time, women were coming to Ari’s defense, reminding the legendary rapper that his wife and daughter are no strangers to wigs.
You’d think men would know to leave their opinions to themselves when it comes to women’s hair, especially black women, but clearly, Uncle Snoop forgot to read that particular memo.
Once Ari caught wind of Snoop’s comments, she delivered a lovely little shade tree, posting a photo of Snoop wearing a blonde wig with the caption, “Uncle I just…I just thought we had an understanding….”
Following the backlash that he’s currently receiving, I can already envision the apology that’s sure to follow. Perhaps someone should remind Uncle Snoop that the best apology is changed behavior…
DJ D-Nice Has Spun His Way Into the Living Rooms of Thousands
Every day, legendary DJ D-Nice (a.k.a. Derrick Jones) spends countless hours helping thousands of global citizens forget about the coronavirus pandemic and financial woes with his “Homeschool” parties.
Initially jumping on Instagram Live to cure his boredom while “self-isolating,” D-Nice had an audience of a few hundred, mostly friends. As word began to spread, it grew to a few thousand. By Sunday, over 160,000 people joined his live for a virtual party that included the heavyweights such as Michelle Obama, Jennifer Lopez, Jada Pinkett-Smith, 9th Wonder, Jimmy Fallon, and Vice President Joe Biden.
During a CBS This Morning interview, D-Nice shared, “I literally just played what feels good. I wanted people to feel good. I wanted their experience to be lifted through music, just one song at a time.” And he’s done just that. While on live, his comment section is a constant stream of cheers, shout outs, and music-lovers asking, “Where the drinks at?” It feels like the best VIP section you’ll ever experience but from your living room.
“No matter what your problems are, you can put on a good tune and it just takes you away and I was trying to do that,” he explained. “It wasn’t just the music, it was the whole experience and everyone escaping what’s going on today just for a few hours.”
While some of his neighbors have complained about the noise, D-Nice is committed to keeping the party going as the universal language of music is playing a vital role in keeping us all connected.
We have DJ D-Nice to thank for that!
Jay Electronica & Joe Budden Used Their Twitter Fingers to Exchange Insults
It took 10 years for Jay Electronica to release his highly-anticipated album, A Written Testimony. While some are singing his praises, others are incredibly disappointed. One such person is former rapper turned media personality, Joe Budden.
Budden used his platform, The Joe Budden Podcast episode Dry Snitching to express his disappointment. Budden proclaimed, “You’ve been missing for ten years- which is cool, ’cause you’ve been living life. But that confidence that I thought you might’ve been living life with is suppressed…that lens that I’m looking through paints the story of a different MC. And that MC is one that would get smacked around by Hov on every song.”
In response, Electronica took to Twitter and posted a video clip of DaBaby saying “fuck it,” directing the tweet at Rory, one of the co-hosts on Budden’s podcast.
Shortly after, Budden responded referring to Jay-Z’s performance on A Written Testimony, where he appears on eight of ten tracks. “I never got absolutely mopped around on my own project either… @ me, not Rory.”
Here’s how the rest of that conversation went:
The tirade ended with Electronica demanding credit for “lighting up” the podcast episode.
Electronica released A Written Testimony on Friday, March 13th. It’s his first solo album after more than ten years of delays with features by Jay-Z, The-Dream and Travis Scott, with additional production by The Alchemist, No ID, Swizz Beatz and Hit-Boy.