Steve Madden has been known as out for telling a prodigious fib on Nicki Minaj.
After Nicki said she had repeatedly turned down presents from Steve Madden in response to Cardi B bragging about her Curated by Cardi Collection with the model, Madden took to Twitter to disclaim a deal was ever supplied.
“@NICKIMINAJ you possibly can’t flip down a proposal that was by no means made. #StopLying,” he tweeted.
It didn’t take lengthy for Nicki to jog Madden’s reminiscence and for 50 Cent and Iggy Azalea, who had a nasty expertise working with Madden herself, to see one thing unsuitable with this image. Immediately the shoemaker was known as out by them for mendacity. An interview with VIBE additional confirms Steve Madden supply was certainly offered to Nicki.
“I assume he forgot he spoke on this already. smh liar,” Fifty wrote in an Instagram submit.
“This hoe ass nigga got here to my home in Malibu with Irv Gotti begging me to do the deal! My supervisor Gee Roberson was there. Can’t consider grown ass males getting on the web mendacity like hoes,” Nick captioned beneath 50’s submit.
Then, Iggy Azalea chimed in and known as Madden a “fuck boy.”
“Steve is a fuck boy,” Azalea wrote in a since-deleted tweet. “He did some sidebar shit when my deal stated I had full artistic management, couldn’t deal with being known as out on it after which tried to publicly backtrack. Boy bye.”
After the Barbz and the remainder of social media started to clown, Steve took again his declare and adjusted his tune.
“@NICKIMINAJ is an extremely gifted artist however we couldn’t work collectively cuz the timing wasn’t proper,” he tweeted. “@iamcardib got here on the scene and I had a implausible collaboration together with her, and she or he can be a tremendous expertise. I like each @NICKIMINAJ and @iamcardib music. I hope they will attain some peace — collectively they might in all probability take over the world. There is loads of negativity on the market proper now, and I shouldn’t have contributed to that.”
Nicki doesn’t care an excessive amount of for his apology although and dares him to answer 50 Cent.
“Eat a dick nigga. You lied on me cuz it was the fashionable factor 2do! Ain’t no one buyin that clown shit. We couldn’t work collectively cuz I stated the footwear have been ugly. You see how while you do clownery it comes again to chunk? WE NOT BUYING IT!!!!!! Respond to 50 as a substitute of choosing on girls,” Nicki stated in response to Steve’s apology.
[This post has been updated. The following was originally published on October 30, 2018.]
Steve Madden got here for Nicki Minaj after she claimed to show down a deal from them a number of occasions.
In the midst of the Queens native and Cardi B‘s confrontation on Monday (October 29), Nicki criticized the Bronx-bred “Money” rapper for claiming she solely received her Diesel deal as a result of she was already booked with Fashion Nova and dealing with Steve Madden.
Nicki then one-upped her claims by naming Steve Madden as an organization who handed on years in the past.
“Irv Gotti requested me to do this deal a number of occasions. I handed,” Nick tweeted.
In 2017, Steve Madden employed a enterprise relationship with Cardi B for her Curated by Cardi Collection so the shoe model rapidly got here to her protection.
“…you possibly can’t flip down a proposal that was by no means made,” the Steve Madden model account retorted on the “Chun-Li” artist in a Tweet.
Nicki could also be unsuitable about being supplied an official deal by the shoemaker, however in some unspecified time in the future, the model did need to work together with her and selected to work with Iggy Azalea as a substitute. Steve Madden himself admitted to regretting his resolution in an interview with VIBE Magazine from 2015.
“I used to be gonna do a collaboration with Nicki Minaj and we received right into a combat the primary minute we met,” Steve Madden informed VIBE. “And then we patched it up. We have been cool. We textual content one another, we grew to become form of buddies. We have been considering of doing one thing, and I'd’ve, however I used to be with Iggy and I believed, ‘Coke and Pepsi.’ It was a mistake. I made a mistake and I want that I might return in time and work with Nicki as a substitute of Iggy.”
Nicki Minaj and Cardi B could have introduced an government resolution to depart issues on a constructive word, however with manufacturers getting concerned there’s no telling how lengthy the peace between these two will final.