Here’s why “Nah he tweakin” is in every single place proper now.
The rapper launched a restricted version assortment of “Satan Shoes,” in collaboration with the corporate MSCHF, in March. Their soles, much like the paint coating Tony’s skateboards, contained a tiny little bit of precise human blood.
Public responses to every merchandise line had been totally different. Lil Nas X’s sneakers confronted backlash from conservative leaders, together with South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem, on spiritual grounds and have become topic to a Nike lawsuit for copyright infringement. Meanwhile, Tony’s skateboards, as Nas identified, sparked no main criticism by any means.
“[N]ow that [T]ony [H]awk has released skateboards with his blood painted on them, and there was no public outrage, are y’all ready to admit y’all were never actually upset over the blood in the shoes?” he tweeted yesterday. “[A]nd maybe u were mad for some other reason?”
Lil Nas X additionally went forward and shared his ideas on Tony’s skateboards within the feedback part of an Instagram put up by Rap TV.
“#TonyHawk’s blood is being used in $500 limited-edition skateboards. Y’all rockin with it⁉️” the put up’s caption learn, to which Lil Nas X replied, “nah he tweakin.”
Lil Nas X’s remark sparked a flurry of others that echoed his unique comment, plus a viral wave of memes that flooded Instagram and Twitter.
Lil Nas X later used the trending second as a possibility to advertise his subsequent album, Montero, which is formally set to drop in September.
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