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Drake is Mad at Rolling Stone [Updated]

Drake — the emotional, sweater rocking rapper who really just talks — is mad at Rolling Stone. In an interview with the magazine, Drake apparently dissed Kanye West’s Yeezus by saying “There were some real questionable bars on there. Like that ‘Swaghili’ line? Come on, man. Fabolous wouldn’t say some shit like that.” While FishbowlNY completely agrees — Yeezus was garbage — Drake is now claiming that he didn’t say that. He’s also mad that Rolling Stone ditched him for a cover featuring Phillip Seymour Hoffman:

Poor Drake. It must be difficult being so intimidated by West that you can’t rightfully criticize his work.

The Canadian born MC wasn’t done after this tweet. He really wanted everyone to know how annoyed he was about losing that cover:

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Lou Reed Reviews Kanye West

And really, what else do you need to know?

The review appears on NYC-based The Talkhouse’s beta website and is a must-read. It doesn’t matter if you have already, plan to or never will listen to Kanye’s newest. Yeezus, people; this is Lou Reed reviewing! From Lou’s first para:

There are moments of supreme beauty and greatness on this record, and then some of it is the same old shit. But the guy really, really, really is talented. He’s really trying to raise the bar. No one’s near doing what he’s doing, it’s not even on the same planet.

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