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Rick Ross’ new album Rather You Than Me released at midnight, and one track listeners immediately gravitated to was the song “Idols Become Rivals.” On the song, the MMG rapper takes aim at Birdman over the Cash Money CEO’s history shady dealings and recent lawsuits filed against him by Lil’ Wayne.

I pray you find the kindness in your heart for Wayne/ His entire life, he gave you what there was to gain / I watched this whole debacle, so I’m part to blame/ Last request, can all producers please get paid?,” raps Ross on the scathing record. Less than 24 hours after the song’s release, Birdman has decided to respond.

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In an interview with Billboard, the New Orleans mogul spoke on Rozay’s “Idols Become Rivals” record. “I don’t get caught up in hoe sh-t, man. I just keep doing what I’m doing and keep pushing,” he tells Billboard. “I don’t get caught up in that, I don’t play like that. I’m a man and I stand my ground and I do my thing. Numbers don’t lie, and that’s all I give a f–k about: numbers, and puttin’ them up.”

One of Ross’ biggest supporters is the very man he’s defending on record, Lil’ Wayne. After an encouraging Instagram post by the Miami MC, Weezy F. Baby expressed appreciation to Yung Renzel. “dam big bro that msg hit me in the heart and put the motivation on automatik start, tweeted Weezy. “I needed that. 1 boss 2 another.”



Previously: Rick Ross Fires at Birdman on “Idols Become Rivals”