She praised Akbar V’s “We Go Up” bars while also taking a moment to shake the table.
The Shade Room reposted a video of Akbar spitting a few bars and it captured the attention of Minaj who seemingly used the opportunity to address recent controversies where her name has been centered.
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“Oh ok. Btches still rap?” questioned Minaj. “I thought the new btchs just do tweets & interviews. Waiting on the ghost & I ain’t talkin bout Casper. I ain’t talkin bout a btch car either dont GAS [gas pump emoji] HER. [fire emojis] My bad. Let’s go akbar.” In her caption, Minaj added, “Say the word & I’ll [ghost emoji] spook u btchs. Tmrw y’all ? Don’t play.”
Many believe that the “tweets & interviews” line may have referenced rapper Erica Banks’s recent comments about wanting to work with Minaj. During her interview, Banks remarked that she has reached out to Minaj for a collaboration but feels as if the Queen icon was “[entertaining] girls who really can’t rap.”
Check out Akbar V’s rhymes and Nicki Minaj‘s reaction below.