Celebrity Quotes of the Week: Kanye Calls Out Jay Z on His Friendship

NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 30:  Kanye West and Jay Z attend the Tidal launch event #TIDALforALL at Skylight at Moynihan Station on March 30, 2015 in New York City.  (Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images For Roc Nation)

Celebrity Quotes of the Week: Kanye Calls Out Jay Z on His Friendship

Plus, words from Nicki Minaj, Azealia Banks, Tamar and more.

Published October 21, 2016

  1. Kanye says he was pissed that Jay Z called instead of coming over to check on him after Kim’s robbery:
    NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 30:  Kanye West and Jay Z attend the Tidal launch event #TIDALforALL at Skylight at Moynihan Station on March 30, 2015 in New York City.  (Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images For Roc Nation)
    (Photo: Kevin Mazur/Getty Images For Roc Nation)

    "Don't call me, after the robbery, and say 'how you feelin’? You wanna know how I'm feelin? Come by the house."

  2. Nicki Minaj isn’t here for Kanye West’s 'Gold Digger' lyrics:
    NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 15:  Nicki Minaj attends TIDAL X: 1015 at Barclays Center on October 15, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by William Volcov/Brazil Photo Press/LatinContent/Getty Images)
    (Photo: William Volcov/Brazil Photo Press/LatinContent/Getty Images)

    "I’m so tired of Black women feeling that when our men get rich, they’re going to leave them for a woman of a different race. It wasn’t funny when Kanye said [on ‘Gold Digger’], ‘When he get on, he’ll leave your a** for a white girl’ — and Kanye happens to be with a white girl now. It wasn’t funny when he said it; it was the f***ing truth.”

  3. Azealia Banks slams Russell Crowe in first interview since their infamous incident:
    (Photos from left: Ian Gavan/Getty Images,Tullio M. Puglia/Getty Images)

    “I think he’s a racist, misogynist pig. This is a stain on me. My ­femininity feels stained. I feel stained as a woman, I feel mishandled, I feel mistreated, I feel dirty. I feel very f**king low.”

  4. Here’s what Adrienne Bailon has to say about Tamar Braxton’s firing from 'The Real':
    HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA - APRIL 06:  TV personalities Tamera Mowry-Housley, Tamar Braxton, Adrienne Bailon, Loni Love and Jeannie Mai attends the premiere of New Line Cinema's "Barbershop: The Next Cut" at the TCL Chinese Theatre IMAX on April 6, 2016 in Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

    “That’s above my pay grade, so to speak. I can’t make those kind of decisions."

  5. Here’s why Ava DuVernay made a doc about mass incarceration:
    NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 30:  Ava DuVernay attends the 54th New York Film Festival - Opening Night Party at Tavern On The Green on September 30, 2016 in New York City.  (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)

    "Because it's important to me. I saw people from my community growing up in Compton. They were there one day, and not there the next day."

  6. Jeezy slammed podcast hosts for misconstruing his comments about comparing Trump to Tupac:
    BIRMINGHAM, MI - MAY 14:  Jeezy poses at the Tequila Avion Celebrates Jeezy private dinner at the Townsend Hotel on May 14, 2016 in Birmingham, Michigan.  (Photo by Scott Legato/Getty Images for Tequila Avion )
    (Photo: Scott Legato/Getty Images for Tequila Avion)

    "Did your ignorant a** listen to the whole interview? And that's what I hate about my people, Black people, we just take whatever and run with it."

  7. Here’s what Tamar said when asked if she still watches 'The Real':
    HOLLYWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 17:  Tamar Braxton attends the premiere of Lionsgate's' 'Boo! A Madea Halloween' at ArcLight Cinemas Cinerama Dome on October 17, 2016 in Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Barry King/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Barry King/Getty Images)

    "Watch myself? I'm The Real. No, I'm joking."

  8. Here’s what pushed Carmelo Anthony to take a stand against police brutality:
    NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 09:  Carmelo Anthony at Carmelo Anthony And 50 Cent Celebrate The FRIGO New Collection at Bloomingdale's 59th Street Store on June 9, 2016 in New York City.  (Photo by Shareif Ziyadat/FilmMagic) at Bloomingdale's 59th Street Store on June 9, 2016 in New York City.  (Photo by Shareif Ziyadat/FilmMagic)
    (Photo: Shareif Ziyadat/FilmMagic)

    “But when it's powerful, timing is everything, and for me the Freddie Gray thing was the one that tipped me off. It was like something just exploded. It was like [snaps] now was the time. Enough is enough.”

  9. Here’s how T.I. thinks relationships between law enforcement and people of color can get better:
    NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 15:  T.I. attends TIDAL X: 1015 on October 15, 2016 in New York City.  (Photo by Brad Barket/Getty Images for TIDAL)
    (Photo: Brad Barket/Getty Images for TIDAL)

    “It’s the way the travesties are handled, because of course in any society you’re going to have legal mishaps. It’s almost as though no one even considers the thought of accountability. It’s almost like, ‘Yeah, what are you gonna expect? Of course he’s gonna get off. It’s a Black guy and a cop.’ It’s just complete disregard for basic human rights.”

  10. Khloé Kardashian responds to Trump calling her a 'fat piglet':
    LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 18:  Khloe Kardashian attends Khloe Kardashian Good American Launch Event at Nordstrom at the Grove on October 18, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

    "I didn't think he was saying those things about me. But he says those comments about a lot of women — really derogatory things. Someone who is that simplistic to judge things off of surface is not someone I want running my country."

  11. Russell Westbrook doesn’t think stylists are necessary:
    NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 11:  Basketball Player Russell Westbrook attends the Prabal Gurung fashion show during New York Fashion Week: The Shows September 2016 at The Gallery, Skylight at Clarkson Sq on September 11, 2016 in New York City.  (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for New York Fashion Week: The Shows)
    (Photo: Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for New York Fashion Week: The Shows)

    “And that's why a stylist, for me, is just a waste of money. It would take away from my creative side. And the most important thing about fashion is being creative and being able to have your own ideas.”

Written by Moriba Cummings

(Photo: William Volcov/Brazil Photo Press/LatinContent/Getty Images)

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