Clearing the air. DaBaby denied dissing JoJo Siwa after rapping about her in his new music, “Beatbox Freestyle,” which was launched on Friday, February 19.
The Grammy nominee, 29, confronted backlash on social media over releasing his new observe due to the lyric, “Turn me up, n—gas gon’ see why / N—ga, you a bitch, JoJo Siwa (bitch).”
The Ohio native additionally held up a photograph of the previous Dance Moms star on his cellphone within the music’s music video, main some followers to surprise if the pair had beef.
“@itsjojosiwa my 3-year-old princess is your number 1 fan,” DaBaby wrote via Twitter on Sunday, February 21. “I bought her every product you have out. She think she you.😂.”
The “Masterpiece” rapper went on to clarify that he was not coming after Siwa, however as an alternative the lyrics had been a play on phrases.
“Don’t let em trick you into thinking id ever have a problem with you. My word play just went over their heads,” he continued. “All love on my end shawty, Keep shinning! 💝.”
DaBaby additional defended himself and his music by way of his Instagram Story writing, “Y’all MFs sick lol. Y’all OK w/ that child being tricked into thinking I got a problem with her.”
He added: “WE F—K WIT YOU JOJO” together with a crying laughing emoji and coronary heart emoji.
After one fan tweeted, “Bae I don’t ‘Siwa’ they so mad at you,” DaBaby replied, “I don’t ‘Siwa’ they so mad either bae,” poking enjoyable at his controversial lyrics.
The “BOP” musician didn’t make clear what the phrase play was meant to face for, however some followers speculated that JoJo could possibly be a nickname for Jonathan, which is DaBaby’s actual identify. Others identified that “Siwa” could possibly be a twist on “see why,” that means the lyric was meant to learn: “Jonathan see why.”
The “Kid in a Candy Store” singer, who got here out in January, has but to touch upon the controversy.
The YouTube star has, nevertheless, had her truthful share of haters through the years. Most not too long ago, some dad and mom threatened to cease letting their children watch her after she revealed that she is homosexual, however she didn’t let section her.
The Nebraska native defined in January that she has by no means “been this happy before and it feels really awesome” after sharing her reality. “I’ve been happy for a little bit now. It’s just so, so, so awesome,” she mentioned throughout an Instagram Live. “You guys probably haven’t seen me this happy since I was on tour.”
Siwa launched followers to her girlfriend, Kylie, earlier this month whereas celebrating the couple’s one-month anniversary on February 8.