Lady Gaga isn’t taking yesterday’s attack by Die Antwoord quietly.
“Fatty Fatty Boom Boom”
The South African Zef rap group released amusic video for their single “Fatty Boom Boom” that depicts a very obvious Lady Gaga-lookalike in a not-so-flattering way. The impostor Gags is put through the ringer, ending the video by being eaten by a lion.
“i fink u freaky but you don’t have a hit”
Gaga wasn’t too pleased with the portrayal and tweeted on Wednesday, “i fink u freaky but you don’t have a hit. hundred thousand tickets sold in SA.
#thatmys–t” She was referencing one of Die Antwoord’sbigger songs, “I Fink U Freaky,” and her upcoming shows in Johannesburg and Cape Town.
A few minutes later, she tweeted, “i guess its not a good idea to tell someone you’re a fan. never mind! we get it, you’re not a little monster. WE GOT IT.” The singer had asked Die Antwoord to go on tour with her — an offer that the group flatly rejected.
Die Antwoord, never one to shy away from controversy, quickly responded “lady… even tho u r ‘larger’ than us… we still cooler than u… plus we don’t have prawns in our private parts… haha!”