Drake on Macklemore’s apology to Kendrick Lamar: “Wack as F–k” Feb12

Drake on Macklemore’s apology to Kendrick Lamar: “Wack as F–k”...

After Macklemore (and Ryan Lewis) won Best Rap Album and Album of the Year, news circulated that Macklemore texted Kendrick Lamar to apologize for winning and how Kendrick’s album should’ve won. The text screenshots were from Macklemore’s phone, so people did doubt the sincerity of his apology but tepidly applauded the gesture. Well, the quiet majority is speaking up starting with Drake, a fellow Best Rap album nominee. In an upcoming Rolling Stone interview, Drake posited, “that shit was wack as fuck.” “I was like, ‘You won. Why are you posting your text message? Just chill. Take your W, and if you feel you didn’t deserve it, go get better — make better music,'” he tells us. “It felt cheap. It didn’t feel genuine. Why do that? Why feel guilt? You think those guys would pay homage to you if they won?” Thank you, Drake, for saying what I’ve been saying since the Grammys. Good luck getting your own text message from Macklemore. (Rolling...