Final weekend, pop famous person Billie Eilish put a cease to her live performance when a feminine fan appeared unwell. Apparently, the younger girl was having bother respiration, prompting Eilish to safe her an inhaler and ensure she was higher earlier than persevering with.
“I anticipate folks to be okay earlier than I hold going,” Eilish mentioned to cheers from the group.
The incident prompted TMZ—and a bunch of different publications—to border this as a dig towards Travis Scott, who didn’t cease his efficiency at his Astroworld Competition on Nov. 5 of final 12 months when issues spun uncontrolled, regardless of loud pleas from concertgoers and ambulances within the crowd. A crowd crush in the end resulted within the deaths of no less than 10 folks, with dozens of others hospitalized.
Enter Kanye West, a longtime buddy and collaborator of Scott’s—who’s presently producing Ye’s upcoming album Donda 2—who posted a message to Instagram demanding that Eilish apologize to Scott for the remark that didn’t even particularly reference him.
“Come on Billie, we love you,” mentioned Ye. “Please apologize to Trav and to the households of the individuals who misplaced their lives. Trav didn’t have any concept of what was occurring when he was on stage and was very damage by what occurred.” (Scott remains to be going through a mega-lawsuit on behalf of practically 400 Astroworld victims asking for billions in damages.)
Ye additional threatened to tug out of Coachella, the upcoming California music competition he and Eilish are each headlining, if she fails to apologize. Within the feedback, Eilish wrote, “actually by no means mentioned something about Travis. Was simply serving to a fan.” (Reminder: Ye is 44 and Eilish is 20.)
Issues have gotten even stranger previously few days, as Ye has taken purpose at one other of his longtime buddies and collaborators, Child Cudi.
“Simply so everybody is aware of Cudi won’t be on Donda as a result of he’s pals with you already know who,” Ye wrote (after which deleted) on Instagram, including, “All of us communicate Billie language now.”
The “you already know who” nearly actually refers to Cudi’s good pal Pete Davidson, who’s presently courting Ye’s estranged spouse Kim Kardashian (Ye has reported tried to reconcile repeatedly with Kardashian during the last a number of months, to no avail). Ye’s IG submit tagged Kim Kardashian and Davidson’s SNL co-star Michael Che. Like Eilish earlier than him, Cudi responded within the feedback, writing, “Too dangerous I dont wanna be on ur album u fuckin dinosaur hahaha everybody is aware of ive been the most effective factor about ur albums since i met u. Ima pray u for [sic] brother.”
To not be outdone, Ye posted a replica of the album artwork of Children See Ghosts, the eponymous debut album from Ye and Cudi’s rap group, to IG together with the message: “I JUST WANTED MY FRIEND TO HAVE MY BACK THE KNIFE GOES IN DEEPER.”
In the identical submit, he included a well-known photograph of Ye, Timothee Chalamet, Cudi and Davidson at Cudi’s 35th birthday dinner in New York Metropolis, with a giant crimson X over Davidson’s face.
Davidson had beforehand recounted on The Tonight Present how Ye crashed the dinner, which was initially considered for simply Davidson and Cudi, moved the group to a non-public room, after which ordered all the pieces on the menu—sticking Davidson with the invoice.
Then, late Saturday night time, Ye posted a meme of the Marvel film Captain America: Civil Struggle, depicting a battle between two sides, with himself, Drake, girlfriend Julia Fox, Travis Scott and Future on one aspect, and Davidson, Kim Kardashian, Child Cudi, Billie Eilish and Taylor Swift on the opposite. The caption learn, “THE INTERNET HAS STILL NOT FOUND A DECENT PICTURE OF SKETE,” referring to Davidson.
Another meme pitted the trio of Ye, Drake and Rap-A-Lot Data CEO J Prince in opposition to Cudi and Davidson.
Web page Six beforehand reported, “Kanye West has turned a nook and is allegedly spreading unfounded rumors that Pete Davidson is homosexual and has AIDS.”
This declare was backed up by DJ Akademiks, who mentioned on Twitch, “Kanye has been telling anybody inside an earshot of himself, he’s attempting to unfold a rumor that Pete Davidson has AIDS. I’m telling you this can be a reality. I’ve heard this from eight folks. He’s telling everyone!”
Mocking Davidson’s look is fairly low on condition that the comic suffers from Crohn’s illness.