‘RHOA’: Kandi Burruss Fires Back at Nene Leakes After Suggesting She Blocked Her Spin-Offs

by Jeremy Spirogis
Kandi Burruss and Nene Leakes

Nene Leakes and Kandi Burruss from The Real Housewives of Atlanta are again at it once more on social media. The Bravo stars are sparring forwards and backwards forward of the season 12 reunion of the present. This time the drama began when Leakes recommended Burruss has blocked her from getting her personal spin-offs on the cable community.

Kandi Burruss and Nene Leakes
Kandi Burruss and Nene Leakes | Marcus Ingram/Getty Images /

Over the years, Burruss has had a complete of 5 spin-offs and a sixth one was introduced earlier this yr. Bravo cameras have adopted the Grammy winner in The Kandi Factory, Kandi’s Wedding, Kandi’s Ski Trip, Xscape: Still Kickin It, and Kandi Koated Knights. Burruss is now engaged on a brand new present referred to as Old Lady Gang which is able to comply with what occurs in her restaurant of the identical identify. Leakes, then again, has solely had one spin-off referred to as I Dream Of Nene: The Wedding.

What triggered the feud?

Leakes and Tamar Braxton went on Instagram Live to speak to followers as soon as once more. The RHOA star referenced a YouTube video she posted the place she hinted at Burruss being the one behind the blocking of her spin-off concepts.

“I think me not having my own show has been due to certain people not wanting me to have a show,” Leakes stated. “I’ve gone to Bravo about completely different present concepts. Why just one particular person will get to do a present each season after our present [RHOA], is bizarre.”

Although Leakes didn’t identify Burruss by identify, it was implied that she was speaking about her. Burruss has been the one one to have many spin-offs on the cable community.

“To me, it looks really shady for one person season after seasons after season, gets to do a show and none of these other girls get to do anything,” Leakes added. “It actually isn’t my selection. There’s undoubtedly a cause why somebody is making an attempt to carry you again from not doing one thing. It seems like any individual is afraid that you can be greater than they’re. A menace, principally, which is so ridiculous, so thirsty of them. It is mindless to me.”

Kandi Burruss reacts to Nene Leakes’ claims

The streets in Atlanta had been speaking and phrase acquired again to Burruss who reacted to Leakes’ claims on Instagram. The Celebrity Big Brother alum shared the interview with Leakes and posted her response firing again at her co-star.

“This video won’t be up long but I wanted to address this,” Burruss wrote in a since-deleted post. “So Nene Leakes stated on her Live with Tamar Braxton that I misunderstood what she stated on her YouTube… Now I don’t find out about y’all however on this video it seemed like a bunch of hating and blaming of a ‘certain person they keep giving a show to’ as the explanation her present concepts aren’t taking place.”

Although Leakes denied she was speaking about Burruss, the latter is wise sufficient to know she was the one being referenced.

“Am I trippin’? Who is she talking about in this video then? FYI: I don’t have the power to stop anyone from doing anything on Bravo. I show support to every project that my castmates do. TV, business, or whatever they are doing, I always post for them even if we don’t get along. I don’t understand the shade towards me. I stay in my lane and I’m not blocking anyone,” Burruss continued.

“Anyway Nene, we are able to focus on this on the reunion however because you talked about it in your Live, I figured I’d assist the individuals get a bit of readability on why I really feel the best way I really feel,” she ended.

Nene Leakes replies

The drama didn’t finish there as Leakes replied to Burruss’ Instagram post by furthering the feud.

“You love watching my videos,” Leakes wrote. “If I were talking about you, I wouldn’t have a problem telling you. You ain’t got no power to stop me from getting anything. Yes, they have [given] you a few commercials (3 episodes). If you feel that this has anything to do with you, contact Lisa Bloom and we can go from there.”

In a second reply Leakes wrote: “Also, I have been offered many spin-off shows and even gave a million dollars back. If you don’t believe that, call Tru Entertainment and Bravo. Bye Kandi man. I’ll see you at the reunion.”

The RHOA season 12 reunion goes to be fired up and if that is any indication of how issues shall be, followers might be excited.

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