R&B Snippets: Beyonce, Taylor Swift & Raz B!
TAYLOR SWIFT SLAMMED FOR COPYING BEYONCÉ’S ‘HOMECOMING’ AT THE BILLBOARD AWARDS: Black Twitter had zero mercy for Taylor Swift as they dragged and slammed her for copying Beyoncé’s "Beychella" performance, which was recently released on Netflix via her Homecoming documentary. Swift debuted her new single, "ME!" using a drumline similar to Bey’s. The Beyhive immediately took to Twitter to share their thoughts and disapproval. One person said, "Taylor tried to copy Beyonce performance, but ended up looking like a high school pep rally #Mayochella." Another wrote, "No Beyonce didn't invent Drumline HOWEVER The band dressed in pink. Her in a leotard. Literally the scene resembles Beyonce's opener at the top of the bleachers. She knows EXACTLY what she was doing and the implications that has #BBMAs" Someone even said, "Oh, Beyoncé been using marching bands before Taylor Swift learned how to spell "ME.’"
RAZ B ARRESTED FOR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE: TMZ has reported that Raz B of B2K was arrested in Minneapolis for domestic violence. According to the site, the singer was arrested for domestic assault by strangulation early Wednesday (May 1st). Raz B’s girlfriend took photos of her alleged injuries as evidence. He is currently being held without bail at Minneapolis City Hall. B2K had a concert scheduled for Wednesday night at the Target Center in Minneapolis as part of their reunion tour, but it is unclear if Raz B performed. The tour has 10 more stops and is scheduled to wrap up on May 26th in Las Vegas.