Lil B, Joey Bada$$ Beef: Rappers Trade Diss Tracks
Lil B and Joey Bada$$ are beefing!
The Berkeley, California rapper is typically a positive presence on Twitter, but a tweet from Joey Bada$$ hit a sore spot for The Based God and he hopped in the studio.
The offending tweet quotes a Capital STEEZ line from the song “Survival Tactics” (“They say hard work pays off/ Well tell the Based God don’t quit his day job”), but Lil B clearly took it as a personal affront and dropped a diss track. He also wrote a series of tweets directed at Bada$$ but later deleted them.
Tell the @lilbthebasedgod dont quit his day job!!
– oG $wank. (@joeyBADASS_) January 28, 2013
The above tweet sparked Lil B’s release of the track below called “I’m the Badass” — which Joey responded to in turn with his own diss track called “Don’t Quit Your Day Job.”
Listen to Lil B’s “I’m the Badass” Diss Track
Listen to Joey Bada$$’s “Don’t Quit Your Day Job” Diss Track
Which track is better? Do either matter? Sound off on Twitter — @TheBoomBox. Personally, we’re choosing Based God forever.
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