The most epic celebrity clapbacks ever
Vanessa Bryant calls out Meek Mill for "disrespectful" Kobe lyric, and fans love it
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Celebrities have to deal with a lot of criticism. While many have loyal legions of fans who back them up at all times, there are also many haters (mostly keyboard warriors) who use the Internet to troll celebs. And then there are celebs who have to clap back at other celebs.
The late Kobe Bryant's widow Vanessa took to social media on February 22 to call out Meek Mill for lyrics included in his latest song which leaked last week. The lyrics go: "This b—h I'm f—kin' always tell me that she love but she ain't ever showed me / Yeah, and if I ever lack, I'm goin' out with my chopper, it be another Kobe."
"Dear @meekmill, I find this line to be extremely insensitive and disrespectful. Period," she wrote. Then she added the clapback fans are loving on Twitter: "I am not familiar with any of your music, but I believe you can do better than this." She explained that even if he's a fan of Kobe, "there a better way to show your admiration for my husband. This lacks respect and tact."
Less than a half hour after her post, the rapper tweeted, "I'm going back savage in this s—t ... f#%k ya feelings!" Fans are now calling for Mill to apologize.
Celebrity clapbacks range from hilarious to absolutely brutal, and they can be targeted at just about anyone. Indeed there are many witty celebs out there, and they too take to social media to express their opinions and shut down those who criticize them. So, without further ado, browse through this gallery and check out the best celebrity clapbacks.