50-cent-funk-flex-call-out-dame-dash-nick-cannon-dragging-jay-z-1547165524
Getty Images

50 Cent And Funk Flex Call Out Dame Dash And Nick Cannon For Dragging Jay-Z

"2 Grown men giggling like b***hes concerned about Jay-Z..."

50 Cent and Fun Flex are taking shots at Dame Dash and Nick Cannon after the two shared a clip from a recent podcast session in which they were discussing Jay-Z and his business back in the day.

It all started when Cannon questioned Dame about Foxy Brown's age at the time she was first signed to Def Jam in 2005 when Hov was the president and CEO of the label.

"I wasn't paying attention to Foxy Brown. I didn't sign Foxy Brown. Stop putting me in that. You keep asking like I'm on the block, I'm responsible for everybody. I don't know nothing about that." Dame responded to Cannon's question. "Don't beat around the bush. What are you insinuating? It seems like you got a question for Jay."

After the interview aired, 50 Cent and Funk Flex swooped in to Jay's defense. "Dame is a real sucker for this, trying to get Jay jammed up. Smh," 50 wrote.

Funk Flex later chimed in agreeing with Fif: "2 Grown men giggling like b***hes concerned about Jay-Z and who he touching! Nick always commenting on a man chick… But can’t keep his chick! Dame intern/wife took all his s**t. Y’all 2 are a f**king disgrace from my era," he added.

Taking note of their reactions, Nick responded. "Ha!! That’s what you got out of that big Homey??? Interesting! I was taught Solid recognize Solid and sucks recognize suckers… Let’s talk about it," he wrote.

Funk Flex came back with a rebuttal one last time, suggesting Foxy has always lied about her age to push her career ahead. "What the next man d**k got to do with y’all," he added. "FOXY smart and always wanted to get ahead and always lied about her age. I remember because for awhile she couldn’t get in the tunnel! She never told the truth about her age!"

The back and forth comes briefly after Dame stated that he felt betrayed by Jay-Z after the Roc Nation mogul decided to work with R. Kelly despite being friends with Aaliyah (whom was married to the singer when she was 15 years old) and hearing about the allegations of sexual abuse.

Check out all of the drama below.

From the Web

More on Vibe

Al Bello

Dave Chappelle Isn't Sure His R. Kelly 'Chappelle Show' Skits Were Insensitive

The Surviving R. Kelly series may be over, but the fallout from it has seemingly just begun.

Director dream hampton took to Twitter during the airing of the Lifetime documentary and spoke honestly about the several celebrity men she contacted in hopes they'd speak on camera about R. Kelly and the years of sexual allegations that have shadowed him. Among them was Dave Chappelle.

The beloved comic famously made a music video entitled "Piss On You" mocking the real-life video of R. Kelly urinating on an underage girl. During the Chappelle Show heyday, he used R.Kelly's legal woes as material for years.

TMZ caught with Chappelle in West Hollywood and asked him if he regretted not being featured in hampton's series and instead he dodged the question.

"Jesus Christ, I just had dinner," Chappelle said in between taking a drag of his cigarette. "I just ate. Strop bringing that motherf**ker up."

When pressed about whether or not he thinks his old skits were insensitive, the 45-year-old said "I don't know. I'd have to watch it again."

D.L. Hughley joined Chappelle for dinner and commented on R.Kelly and the forthcoming Michael Jackson documentary, Leaving Neverland, which outlines sexual assault allegations against the late singer.

"If you can be mad at R. Kelly, you should be mad at Michael Jackson," Hughley said.

 

Continue Reading
Jack Taylor/Getty Images

Michelle Obama's 'Becoming' Creates New No. 1 Record On Amazon's Best-Selling Books List

Since the Nov. 2018 release of former First Lady Michelle Obama's memoir Becoming, consumers have quickly purchased the enigmatic figure's prose, allowing the book to reach historic heights. According to CNN, Becoming created a new streak on Amazon for its longest-selling book, surpassing a two-month run atop the roster.

Obama's book knocked out the film-spawning passage Fifty Shades of Grey's streak, which hit stands in 2012. Becoming tells stories of Obama's upbringing to life in The White House and having her every move monitored. In an interview with Oprah Winfrey, Obama shared that she wasn't hesitant to peel back the covers on certain parts of her life.

"...because here's the thing that I realized: People always ask me, 'Why is it that you're so authentic?' 'How is it that people connect to you?' And I think it starts because I like me. I like my story and all the bumps and bruises," Obama said. "I think that's what makes me uniquely me. So I've always been open with my staff, with young people, with my friends. And the other thing, Oprah: I know that whether we like it or not, Barack and I are role models."

In addition to this feat, Becoming was also deemed Canada's bestselling print book for 2018.

Continue Reading
David Livingston/Getty Images

'Chappelle's Show' Co-Creator Says R. Kelly's "Goons" Confronted Dave Chappelle Over Skit

One of Chappelle's Show's most recognizable skits recently popped back into the mainstream conversation after Lifetime's docu-series on R. Kelly aired in early January. The 2-minute sketch features Dave Chappelle singing and enacting a song titled "Piss on You." The skit took its cue from Kelly's ill-famed sex tape where he urinated on a 14-year-old girl and went to trial for child pornography charges.

While the skit's reception was met with mixed reactions, the main subject was far from pleased with Chappelle's production. During an interview with "The Breakfast Club," the show's co-creator/writer Neal Brennan revealed that Kelly "wanted to fight Dave. His goons stepped to Dave in Chicago and Dave's goons intervened. The goons negotiated."

Prior to that revelation, Brennan broke down the purpose of comedy, stating that, "We will observe things, we'll make fun of things. Did people want us to round up a posse and go arrest R. Kelly? Like, what were we supposed to do?"

People were mad last week that we did an R. Kelly sketches 15 years ago. Here's me explaining comedy to them. pic.twitter.com/FQoxIALqkr

— Neal Brennan (@nealbrennan) January 15, 2019

Two years ago, Chappelle briefly discussed the sketch on HOT 97 and said it almost remained in a vault of skits that were never going to see the light of day. "That was the one sketch... I was going to cut it but then I watched it, and I said, 'This is so funny' and this is the crisis — can the audience handle it? So we left it in there," he said. In an interview with GQ, Kelly said he never heard of Dave Chappelle.

Watch the full interview below.

Continue Reading

Top Stories