A host of celebrities took part in the fourth edition of Jimmy Kimmel’s “Mean Tweets.” Hip-hop and R&B were present as this installment was the music edition. After watching Common perform at the Academy Awards on Sunday, the Chicagoan rapper read a tweet calling him the “Pottery Barn of rappers.” Singer Erykah Badu was criticized for the appearance of her breasts to which she responded, “I had three babies.” Actress Zendaya laughed off a tweet mentioning that her slender frame looks like “spaghetti.”
Watch the video above to see artists like TLC, Ludacris, Adam Levine and Nick Jonas clap back at their Twitter detractors.
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Christina Santi is a news and culture writer for EBONY.com. Born and raised in the Bronx, New York, she considers herself a well-read, not so traditional feminist with a heavy interest in music, fashion and pop culture. Christina currently lives in New York City, where she refers to her Cuban & Jamaican descent often while writing about her experiences as a first-generation Afro-Latinx in America. She also devotes time writing personalized reading material for her tutees and turning ideas into words for streetwear brand, PUER By Noel Bronson.