The rapper slid a quick diss to Lamar Odom into his smooth freestyle performance at the BET Hip Hop Awards. Fans couldn’t believe what they heard in his cypher! What did YOU think of Joell’s performance?
Joell Ortiz AT BET Hip Hop Awards — Rapper Disses Lamar Odom In Cypher
The line is actually quite crafty in its references to the Kardashians and Lamar’s alleged drug addiction — but the lyric was definitely a diss to Lamar, who has been going through more than his fair share of personal issues with his marriage to Khloe Kardashian and alleged crack use.
Fans React To Joell Ortiz Calling Out Lamar Odom
Keen ears picked up Joell’s line immediately, and fans took to Twitter to try to figure out what the line was and what it really meant!
Some fans were upset about the diss, saying it went too far. @AllHailMargret tweeted:
That Lamar Odom reference was messed up
— EvolutionOfAPrincess (@AllHailMargret) October 16, 2013
@__BALENCIAGA tweeted about Joell’s diss:
He just threw the ultimate shade to Lamar Odom.
— 〽️cDavies (@__BALENCIAGA) October 16, 2013
Other fans thought the line was funny and sharp!
What do YOU think, HollywoodLifers? Was Joell out of line to reference Lamar — or was the line too awesome to fault? Sound off below!
— Kristine Hope Kowalski