Saturday Evening Stay star Pete Davidson spoke publicly for the primary time about his ongoing feud with rapper Kanye West this previous Friday throughout a standup set he carried out in Los Angeles.
Davidson’s joke concerned not solely himself but additionally fellow comic Chris Rock, who made headlines after getting slapped onstage on the Oscars by actor Will Smith.
His reference to the feud took place seven months into his relationship Kim Kardashian, Kanye West’s ex-wife, with issues seeming severe currently between Davidson and Kim Okay.
Davidson jokes about Kanye West feud, Chris Rock at Oscars
Pete Davidson was onstage for the Netflix is a Joke Competition at Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles on April 29, and based mostly on US Magazine’s report, he introduced up the subject of his feud involving Kanye West shortly.
An viewers member instructed US Magazine that Davidson stated he had an “AIDS scare,” however Davidson instructed the gang he wasn’t fearful he has AIDS. As a substitute, it was a false rumor that Kanye had started about him.
“He stated you’ve got AIDS? You must say he has polio,” Davidson stated his pal John Mulaney instructed him when he requested his recommendation.
Earlier this 12 months, a report surfaced claiming Kanye West was “allegedly telling buddies Pete Davidson’s struggling with AIDS,” however reps for West dismissed it as “nonsense.”
The actor and comic started relationship Kim Kardashian final October, following her guest-hosting stint on SNL and amid her divorce from West.
That resulted in West launching assaults in opposition to Davidson on-line, in addition to in his verse for the music Eazy, and within the accompanying music video. Davidson additionally addressed the video throughout his comedy set this previous Friday.
He talked about a photograph that popped up in December 2021 that includes himself sitting courtside with buddies Jon Stewart and Chris Rock at a New York Knicks recreation. Since that picture, Davidson stated he obtained beheaded in West’s music video, and Rock was slapped on the Oscars by Will Smith.
“Jon Stewart, you’re subsequent!” Davidson exclaimed in his joke.
Davidson and Kim Okay made crimson carpet debut for particular dinner
Primarily based on experiences, Davidson didn’t convey up his relationship with Kim Kardashian throughout his comedy set in Los Angeles. Nonetheless, in the future after Davidson’s set, he and Kim Okay stepped out on the crimson carpet in Washington, D.C., for the White Home Correspondent’s Dinner.
In line with ET Online, the occasion returned after a two-year hiatus with President Joe Biden and First Woman Dr. Jill Biden amongst the particular visitors.
Kim shared an Instagram publish that includes a number of images of herself holding palms with Davidson, who was wearing a Prada swimsuit with a slim tie, black shades, and black and white Vans.
The 41-year-old Kardashians star and entrepreneur wore a shimmery silver gown by Balenciaga Couture, jewellery from Lorraine Schwartz, and her hair in a “moist wavy look.”
Trevor Noah, who additionally had a quick public feud involving Kanye West, hosted the occasion. After Noah spoke about West’s habits in the direction of Davidson and Kim Okay on The Every day Present a number of months in the past, the rapper went at him on Instagram.
One of many Instagram posts included a slur directed at Noah, which resulted in West’s suspension from the platform for twenty-four hours. It additionally ended up costing him a spot within the lineup of performers for the 2022 Grammy Awards hosted by Noah.
Following these situations, West additionally dropped out as a headline performer for Coachella. Because the suspension, he’s been silent on Instagram and publicly, though he’s appeared in a number of recent songs by Pusha T and Future on their new albums.