Apparently, rumors have been circulating about a romance between Erykah Badu and Kendrick Lamar. The rumors are sourcing Lamar’s namedrop of Badu in Kanye West’s “No More Parties in L.A.” as proof of an romantic relationship. The line in question goes, “Um, well cutie, I like your bougie booty / Come Erykah Badu me, well, let’s make a movie.”
Well, Ms. Badu is here to set the record straight. Posting a photo of the two holding hands at the 2013 BET Awards when they performed together, Badu tweeted, “Kendrick aint called me since y’all made up some shit about us being in the trailer makin out so he missed his award.” Referencing their meeting, Badu remarks that it was just a usual meeting of two artists: “Sound check, performance , photo opps, ghost.”
Replying to a fan who assumed the two had sex, Badu dropped this piece of wisdom:
Revisit a Fuse interview with Kendrick Lamar below.