Jay-Z and Miley Cyrus

America's Worst Nightmare? Miley Cyrus Twerking

During a recent Twitter chat, Jay-Z spoke about his new album and the Disney star's odd new habit

by Jezebel, July 09, 2013

Jay-Z and Miley Cyrus

Jay-Z and Miley Cyrus

During a charmingly goofy Twitter Q&A in which the world learned that Jay-Z had a childhood love affair with Captain Crunch with Crunch Berries, Hova was asked about some lyrics from his song Somewhere In America off Magna Carta Holy Grail: "Feds still lurking, They see I'm still putting work in/Cause somewhere in America, Miley Cyrus is still twerkin', ha!"

"Do you really think Miley is still twerking somewhere in America?" asked one user. "yes! she is an old worlds worst nightmare," replied Jay-Z, and added "Black neighbor, and the daughter not seeing color."

Naturally, Miley's favorite hobby has not gotten the seal of approval by everybody, and his comments provoked a firestorm of accusations about the racial appropriation of "ratchet culture."

Read it at Jezebel.

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