Don't Mess With My Girl: Celebs Who Defended Bae

Steph and Ayesha, Kanye and Kim and more.

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Hold Up  - There's nothing sexier than a man defending his lady's honor — and in the age of social media trolling, that can't be easy. We most recently saw this when gospel singer Israel Houghton defended his new lady, The Real's Adrienne Bailon, after Twitter slammed her for allegedly wrecking his 20-year marriage. Israel took to Facebook to fire back at the haters, saying while he and Adrienne has known each other for years, they just recently began dating, after they both were 100 percent single. He also claims his marriage was over long before he let the public know.Click on to see more men who fired back at those who came for bae.(Photo from left: Imeh Akpanudosen/Getty Images for Super Bowl Gospel, Fernando Leon/Getty Images for NYFW: The Shows)


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Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna - This unlikely couple's love seems to rub so many people the wrong way, to the point where some fans of the reality star are lashing out at his lady on social media. When one commenter said Rob was "too good looking" for Blac Chyna, he wasted no time putting her in her place, responding, "Nobody is too good looking for anybody or too good for anybody." Cute.(Photo: PacificCoastNews)


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Tyga and Kylie Jenner - Tyga and Kylie Jenner have been a controversial pair from the get-go with a lot of folks not co-signing their relationship — one being Tyga's ex, Blac Chyna. After Kylie posted a video segment titled "Cooking With Kylie," Chyna posted one of her own titled "Cooking With Chyna" with the caption, "B***h Bye." Not tolerating the cattiness, Tyga subliminally responded to her on Instagram: "2016. Motherf*****s gotta stop acting like they invented every motherf*****g thing out here."(Photo: Mike Windle/Getty Images for Equinox)


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Ireland Baldwin and Angel Haze - Back in 2014, an interview came out claiming rapper Angel Haze said America wasn't ready for an interracial gay couple — referencing hers with girlfriend Ireland Baldwin. In an attempt to defend her boo, Ireland took to Twitter to defend her honor: "Making this about race or the fact that [we're] both woman is rather outdated. This is a new world we live in people... our private life should be respected as well."(Photo: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)


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Ted and Heidi Cruz - Potential Republican nominee Donald Trump has come for just about everybody under the sun, and when he threatened to "spill the beans" on Ted Cruz's wife, Heidi, he got something back he probably wasn't expecting. In an interview on Good Morning America, Cruz made it clear that this is between them, saying, "She is way out of his league. If he wants to get in a character fight, he should stick with me."(Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images)


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Stephen Curry and Ayesha Curry  - Ayesha Curry was dragged on Twitter for slut-shaming some women for their style of dress, but the actual basketball wife was unbothered by the slander because her man had her back. Warriors sideline reporter Rosalyn Gold-Onwude caught up with Ayesha's hubby, Steph, and he made sure to let the world know that he is sticking by his lady. He told Gold-Onwude that his wife's comments were judgment free, and he's proud of her "because she stayed upbeat through the attention."(Photo: PG/Splash News)


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Chris Brown and Karrueche Tran - Karrueche Tran had to endure more than her fair share of humiliation while dating Chris Brown, with many of Breezy's fans (and the Rihanna Navy) slamming the model for simply existing. Every time someone referred to her as the singer's "side chick," Brown came to his lady's defense, even posting a photo of them together, clarifying in the caption that she was the "real one." Gotta let 'em know.(Photo: Noam Galai/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week)


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Usher and Tameka Foster - Prior to the dissolvement of this marriage, Usher was madly in love with his now ex-wife Tameka Foster. While many of his fans and critics alike slammed the star for dating an woman eight years older than him, he fired back with passion. "I love my wife very, very much," he said on TRL in 2008. "There was a little rumor earlier this week about us separating. It ain't true. We in love... My wife is not 40 years old. I love her to death."(Photo: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)


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Derek and Sophia Luke - Derek Luke doesn't seem like the type to lash out on social media, but when Instagram trolls started thrashing his interracial marriage, all rules were null and void. The actor wrote a lengthy Instagram post calling out the haters and defending his wife's honor: "I'm doing the unusual & going through my comments & the comments I see about my wife being another race is bugging me out," he wrote. "Who one choose to date is that persons [sic] business." (Photo: Rob Kim/Getty Images for the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival)


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Kanye West and Kim Kardashian-West - Kanye West and Kim Kardashian-West are arguably the most — collectively — criticized celebrities at the moment. The world's opinions of them only intensified when they made their romance public, with many calling the reality star a gold digger for dating and marrying the successful MC. Setting the record straight at the 2015 BET Honors, Ye put those pesky rumors to rest. "I used to hear people always talking about, 'Man you know when an entertainer get on, of course you know he gon' go and get a white girl... and a white girl gon' get a rich Black dude.'... I wanna say that my wife has dated broke Black dudes. It got nothing to do with money." Whatever you say, Ye.(Photo: Larry Busacca/Getty Images)


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Nick Young and Iggy Azalea - Everyone remembers the moment Nicki Minaj threw major shade — "No shade... No, no, no, no shade" — at Iggy Azalea during the 2014 BET Awards. Since she was saying pretty much what many were already thinking, social media trolls invaded the "Fancy" rapper's accounts, ripping her to shreds. Luckily, her fiancé was there for moral support and even had some words for her peers: "You know what? Iggy is doing big things and it's scaring a lot of people," he said.(Photo: Jason Merritt/Getty Images)


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Tank and Zena Foster - Tank is known as one of R&B's original heartthrobs, so it's no surprise that some women are still salty that he's taken. The singer, excited about becoming a second-time dad, posted a tastefully nude photo of his girlfriend Zena Foster carrying their unborn child to Instagram, but not everyone shared congratulatory comments. When one particular commenter said that she looked like a man, the "Stronger" crooner clapped back, making fun of the commenter's hair, calling it a Chia Pet wig. Ouch!(Photo: Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)


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Omari Hardwick and Jennifer Pfautch - Many fell in love — and lust — with actor Omari Hardwick, watching him break hearts in BET's Being Mary Jane and the Starz series Power. However, things got ugly when those same fans learned that he is a happily married man. After photos surfaced of Hardwick and his wife walking the red carpet together, some began criticizing her appearance, calling her "ugly." Like a true gentleman, he poetically defended his lady: "I thought it was ugly losing my son. I thought it was ugly losing my brother at 45 & sister at 33... Ugly of HATE is a portion of cancer immeasurable," he tweeted.(Photo: Ralph Notaro / Splash News)


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T.I. and Tiny - During summer 2014, notoriously outspoken rapper Azealia Banks had a lot to say about T.I.'s wife Tiny. After he released his single "No Medicore," Banks took to Twitter to explain mediocre was exactly what Tip's wife is. Once word got to the Atlanta MC that his wife's name was being dragged through the mud, it was on. He immediately clapped back at Banks, calling her a "thot bot" and much worse names that probably shouldn't be repeated. He even physically threatened her. Needless to say, Banks has been pretty mum about the couple ever since.(Photo: Jason Merritt/Getty Images)


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Kevin Hart and Eniko Parrish - Kevin Hart rose to fame as a bachelor — or so we thought — but once the comedian made his relationship with now fiancé Eniko Parrish public, many had a lot of opinions. With some claiming that she was the reason for his dissolved marriage to his ex-wife and harshly criticizing their height difference, Kevin had enough and took to social media to defend his lady. "Message to all of the angry women that leave negative comments on her page... Your life must truly sick [sic] if someone else's happiness bothers you." Amen!(Photo: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)


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Hillary Clinton and President Bill Clinton - 42nd US President Bill Clinton is Hillary Clinton's biggest supporter and most powerful advocate in their epic political career. Most recently, he defended her in the midst of the now-infamous private email server scandal. During an appearance on CNN's Fareed Zakaria GPS, President Clinton spoke highly of the way his wife handled the scandal throughout her presidential campaign. "They thought the only way they could make it a race was a full-scale frontal assault on her," he said. "And so, this email thing became the biggest story in the world... I actually am amazed that she's borne up under it as well as she has."(Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)


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President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama - The president has become a pro at keeping his cool in the face of relentless attacks from the GOP, but when they come for his wife, sparks fly. Back in 2008, when he was just a candidate in the Democratic primary, Obama issued a warning to Republicans who decided to target Michelle with negative ads. "I do want to say this to the GOP. If they think that they're going to try to make Michelle an issue in this campaign, they should be careful. Because that I find unacceptable," he said.(Photo: Aude Guerrucci - Pool/Getty Images)