Initially, he said that it “sounds weird,” because he didn’t know “you put a name on” what happened. He went on to say, “It’s not a name. It’s not ‘whatever, whatever.’ It’s somebody got shot for a fucked up reason.” When asked if he felt connected to the movement at all, he said this (among other things), “I don’t feel connected to a damn thing that ain’t got nothing to do with me.”
Check out Twitter’s savage reaction to Weezy’s comments in the accompanying gallery.
14 Hysterical Twitter Reactions To Lil Wayne’s Black Lives Matter Comments was originally published on globalgrind.com
Lil Wayne doesn't care about the Black Lives Matter movement— Steven James (@TheLaunchMag) November 2, 2016
So stop caring about why Birdman robbed him pic.twitter.com/EO4eoe1mmm
Lil Wayne was on his death bed a few years ago & we were all distraught. Next time Imma say "I can't relate" & keep it pushing.— Beenie Ma’am (@ShenaeCurry) November 2, 2016
Say you were high, Lil Wayne. It's your only chance. https://t.co/HIBIlBrkWv— Joy-Ann Pro-Democracy & Masks Reid 😷 (@JoyAnnReid) November 2, 2016
I'm not really mad at Lil Wayne's thoughts on BLM. He once said the F was for Phenomenal. I was more upset then.— she/her/yellowbone (@eleven8) November 2, 2016
That lil Wayne interview was a real life chappelle skit.— Rap Game Forrest Gump 🇬🇭 (@Sixfever) November 2, 2016
The Lil Wayne that has a literal crack tattooed on his head? Ehh I'm not condoning what he said but I'm not stunned— yc (@yc) November 2, 2016
How can we remove Lil Wayne from Solange's album. He don't deserve a seat at her table. Let him have all the seats in the Superdome.— Kevin Simmons (@TheSkorpion) November 2, 2016
Lil Wayne got Ray-Bans tatted above his eyebrow. His choices don't always make sense.— Old Miami (@KidFury) November 2, 2016
lil wayne has tattoos of windows 95 clip art on his face.— fooler initiative (@metroadlib) November 2, 2016
i'ma let this one ride in the spirit of tempering one's expectations.
I'm convinced that FBI Director Comey orchestrated Lil Wayne's Nightline appearance.— deray (@deray) November 2, 2016