Q-Tip Ignites Insightful Conversation About Hip-Hop’s Roots With Iggy Azalea
It seems that everyone has an opinion about Iggy Azalea who has been criticized by a number of people, particularly Azealia Banks, for her misappropriation of hip-hop culture. Q-Tip took to Twitter on Saturday (Dec. 20) to teach his followers and Azalea a history lesson in hip-hop culture.
First, the veteran rhyme-slinger addressed the media and bloggers with his knowledge of how hip-hop represents the voice of the black community.
Afterward, Q-Tip then addressed Iggy, specifically, on her responsibility to hip-hop culture. His comments were supportive and informative unlike Banks' acidic tweets of late. The Aussie rhymer has yet to respond to Q-Tip's missive. He wrote:
The full stream of Q-Tip's tweets can be found here.
What do you think of Q-Tip's informative tweets? Did it help enlightened or dampened the conversation regarding Iggy Azalea's place in hip-hop? Tell us in the comments below.