Doja Cat appears to be having the perfect time ever. In addition to seeing international success along with her newest album, Hot Pink (2019), she just lately started working along with her icon, Nicki Minaj. Earlier in May, the 2 launched the remix to Doja Cat’s hit track “Say So” and have since made historical past as the primary two feminine rappers to obtain a No. 1 track on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.
Watching her obtain such a feat has been big for followers who’ve witnessed Doja Cat’s grind through the years. But not everyone seems to be right here for it. Some individuals are satisfied that Drake is among the many haters, alleging he made a transfer in opposition to Doja Cat on social media.
The launch of the ‘Say So’ remix
Doja Cat teased the collaboration on April 29, releasing a snippet of the track to her Twitter account. It got here out two days later and instantly took over the Internet, surging to the highest of Twitter’s trending subjects record and rising up music charts.
“It was a conversation for a long time,” Doja Cat mentioned of the collaboration in a later interview (by way of Kiss 95.1 FM). “And I was like, ‘This is who I want, this is who I want. Please God, please, please, please.’ And it just happened.”
Weeks later, the track continues to carry out effectively. As of writing, it stays atop the Billboard Hot 100 chart and has even generated some awards buzz.
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Fans allege Drake unfollowed Doja Cat after the discharge of the ‘Say So’ remix
Some time after its launch, Internet sleuths claimed that Drake had allegedly unfollowed Doja Cat on Instagram over her track together with his former collaborator. Showbiz Cheat Sheet checked and didn’t see Doja Cat’s title in his “following” record however can’t verify that he ever adopted the “So High” crooner.
“Omg seriously it’s not that deep,” one fan mentioned in response to the information.
“he’s so petty he tried to take the spotlight from them and he’s mad no ones paying attention to his mixtape,” one other fan mentioned of Drake’s mixtape Dark Lane Demo Tapes, which got here out hours earlier than the “Say So” remix. (Despite their declare, the mixtape was truly fairly profitable, debuting at No. 2 on the Billboard 200 with 223,000 items bought, per Complex. However, it was his first venture in 10 years to not high the charts.)
Amid the drama, Doja Cat reportedly tweeted and deleted a message seemingly addressing the unfollow. “Its a 6 ting innit?” she wrote alongside a woozy face emoji, in keeping with the leisure web site Gossip of the City. If you aren’t acquainted, 6 is a nickname Drake gave to his hometown of Toronto, Canada.
Drake’s relationship with Nicki Minaj sourced years in the past
Fans know that Drake and Nicki Minaj used to share a tight-knit bond. As artists beneath the Young Money Entertainment umbrella, they typically labored collectively and even teased a romance at one level.
But in a December 2019 interview with Rap Radar, Drake mentioned his relationship with Nicki Minaj modified “a lot” as a result of drama involving him, Nicki Minaj, and her ex-boyfriend Meek Mill.
“Probably forever,” he added.
Nicki Minaj had been relationship Meek Mill when, in 2015, he began feuding with Drake. She publicly vowed to not choose sides however acquired pulled into it anyhow on Drake’s Grammy-nominated diss observe “Back to Back.”
After a bitter breakup with the rapper, Meek Mill went on to collaborate and turn out to be pals with Drake, which appeared to catch Nicki Minaj off guard. She appeared to reference the drama within the 2019 track “Barbie Goin’ Bad,” the place she criticizes two unnamed males for working in opposition to her.
Drake has but to handle this newest drama involving Doja Cat. But if there’s something occurring, we’d hope he’d… say so.
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