Cardi B is among the latest to weigh in on the drama involving her collaborator “WAP,” offering words of support to Megan Thee Stallion in a recent Instagram Live segment. Ahead, learn more about their relationship and what the “Bodak Yellow” crooner said about the ordeal.
Cardi B developed a relationship with Megan Thee Stallion around the time of the incident
Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion had been fans of each other for quite some time, but it wasn’t until some point in 2019 that they met. Cardi B said in a recent interview on SiriusXM that they were introduced through their stylists and later met at a hotel.
“We were making crazy jokes. It was just crazy, funny, ”Cardi B said, reflecting on their meeting place. “Like, she’s crazy funny, she’s so bubbly, she’s weird like me, she smiles a lot like me, and I had a great time.” I was like, ‘Oh my god. I would have liked to meet her sooner. … She was so much fun.
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Cardi B eventually brought in Megan Thee Stallion for a song that would become their # 1 hit, “WAP”. Rumors that they were collaborating emerged on July 8 – just days before the shooting incident.
Megan Thee Stallion claims she was shot dead by Tory Lanez on July 12
Megan Thee Stallion, Tory Lanez and others had left a party that lasted until the wee hours of July 12 when they allegedly had a fight.
Officers responding to a disturbance call found a gun in their car and noticed Megan Thee Stallion had foot injuries. The “Say It” rapper was reportedly arrested on firearms charges while Megan Thee Stallion was reportedly treated for what was initially reported as a cut in broken glass, according to TMZ.
However, she later admitted that she was allegedly shot by Tory Lanez. Sources told Page Six she tried not to name her shooter, but decided to go public because of “spreading lies”, including faking her injuries.
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Cardi B opened up about Megan Thee Stallion shooting incident after naming Tory Lanez as the alleged perpetrator
At one point during the week of August 16, Cardi B took to Instagram Live and broke her silence over the drama between Megan Thee Stallion and Tory Lanez.
Disappointed with the ongoing reports around her collaborator “WAP”, Cardi B said, “This week should have been a happy week **. good week. She didn’t elaborate, but she seemed to be referring to “WAP” spending another week atop the Billboard Hot 100.
“Be careful, she doesn’t have a mom. She has no father. She has no one to cry to, ”Cardi B said of Megan Thee Stallion. “It should be the happiest week and instead people harass her and call her a liar. “
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She continued, “Why would anyone lie about getting shot. Why? Why? You think a helicopter would go out at 1 a.m., no matter what time it was [Los Angeles]? First of all, in LA, guys don’t go out if they’re just arguing in a car. They will come out if they hear gunshots. Do you think a helicopter would come out? This shit is sad brother. They harassed her until she had to speak.
While it is undoubtedly a difficult time for Megan Thee Stallion, Cardi B cheered up in mid-August when she sent the “Savage Remix” rapper a personalized Birkin bag in honor of their hit song. number 1. Megan Thee Stallion gushed about the moment on Instagram, saying, “not the birkinnnnnnnn 😭😭😭 thank you frennn omg I can’t believe you 🧡🧡🧡🧡🧡”