Azealia Banks Blasts Kendrick Lamar For Ferguson Comments: “Dumbest Shit I’ve Ever Heard”

Mike Wass | January 9, 2015 2:51 pm
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Another day, another (imminent) Twitter beef for Azealia Banks. She took offense at comments Kendrick Lamar made about Ferguson in his Billboard cover story and jumped on Twitter to share her thoughts. The quote that inspired her outburst? “I wish somebody would look in our neighborhood knowing that it’s already a situation, mentally, where it’s fucked up,” K-Dot said in his interview. “What happened to [Michael Brown] should’ve never happened. Never. But when we don’t have respect for ourselves, how do we expect them to respect us? It starts from within.”

The femcee’s verdict? “Dumbest shit I’ve ever heard a black man say.” But the Broke With Expensive Taste diva didn’t stop there. “Do you know about the generational effects of poverty, racism and discrimination?” she pondered. “There are things in society that benefit a select few of us. Fine…. But don’t put down the rest by saying they don’t respect themselves.” The 23-year-old then got even more personal. “HOW DARE YOU open ur face to a white publication and tell them that we don’t respect ourselves…. Speak for your fucking self.” See Azealia’s full commentary after the jump.

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[Via Billboard].

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