Someone’s getting fired.
BET is the newest victims of the Barbz wrath after throwing shade at Nicki Minaj final evening. While Nicki wasn’t in attendance of the Grammys, her title was introduced up within the community’s social media account after Cardi B took house Rap Album Of The Year. Cardi turned the primary feminine solo rap act to win the award and BET threw shade at Nicki over the win, writing, “Meanwhile, Nicki Minaj is being dragged by her lacefront.”
Nicki and Cardi have been set to headline the BET Experience however the tweet from BET prompted Nicki and Young Money to withdraw from performing. A giant L on BET’s half, they’ve issued an apology to Nicki and the Barbz for the tweet and mentioned they hope they will be capable to work with Nicki Minaj sooner or later.
BET loves Nicki Minaj. We have supported her from the very starting of her profession and can proceed to take action shifting ahead. Nicki has paved the way in which for therefore many performers and has solidified her place as some of the highly effective figures within the music trade.
Unfortunately, the respect we have now for Nicki was violated by this put up that ought to by no means have been written. The put up doesn’t replicate how we really feel about Nicki. And additional doesn’t replicate our firm values. We deeply apologize for the harm, disappointment and confusion that this put up has brought on. We are dedicated to doing every little thing we will to handle the scenario.
We are additionally conducting an inside audit to guarantee all these posts aren’t printed once more. We have apologized to Nicki and her crew. The put up has been eliminated and we have now taken further acceptable motion. We perceive Nicki’s place and look ahead to persevering with our dialogue along with her.
Finally, we apologize to all of her followers. This ought to have by no means occurred.
Nicki would possibly want greater than an apology to get again on board along with her and Young Money performing on the BET Experience. We’ll maintain you up to date on her response.