MEGAN Thee Stallion and Justin Timberlake obtained into a heated argument driving the scenes at the MTV Video Audio Awards, cameras appeared to seize.
The rapper and singer each graced the phase independently, with Justin signing up for his NSync bandmates and Megan doing with Cardi B.
Supporter accounts on X – formerly Twitter – began circulating video footage from the MTV VMAs that confirmed the pair in what appeared like a heated exchange.
Megan, 28, was demonstrated receiving primped and completely ready as Justin, 42, walked by.
Instantly, the Tennessee pop star appeared to say one thing to the rapper that was not audible but appeared as however it upset her.
She responded – again, inaudibly – and pointed a finger in his path in advance of obtaining back to what she was carrying out.
He walked off but supporters on line ended up eager to know far more about the unexpected disagreement.
A single viewer puzzled: “Did Justin Timberlake say anything to piss off Megan Thee Stallion? We nevertheless have not forgiven you for what you did to Janet Jackson. Do we have a problem?”
The submit referenced the NFL Halftime effectiveness during which Justin famously ripped off a portion of Janet’s ensemble, exposing her breast on reside Tv set.
Another person else wrote: “We do not know what Justin Timberlake reported to Megan Thee Stallion, but we’re on her aspect!”
“Did Justin Timberlake say something to piss off Megan Thee Stallion?” another viewer questioned.
It seems, having said that, that the argument was not that at all.
Sources explained to ET Online following the actuality that the seemingly tense instant involving Justin and Megan was truly lighthearted.
The father of two reportedly walked by and explained, “It really is so wonderful to meet you,” to which she responded: “No, no. This don’t depend. This will not rely. We gotta fulfill good.”
A different insider instructed the outlet: “Meg enjoys Justin. She was declaring, ‘No, no, no. We have under no circumstances met just before.’ It was their very first time assembly and she was thrilled.”
Many on line enthusiasts speculated that Justin commented on Megan’s condition with rapper Tory Lanez.
Tory, 31, was sentenced to 10 years driving bars soon after capturing Megan in July 2020.
He was struggling with up to 23 several years in jail and likely deportation back to Canada, in which he’s from.
The prosecution instead sought a 13-yr sentence and obtained just a couple a long time shy of that.
Tory was uncovered responsible of assault and two gun charges in December.
His defense team sought probation and household drug treatment method for the rates.
He consistently claimed he was harmless, even accusing Megan of “attempting to frame” him.
On his album Daystar, he rapped about the shooting, stating: “I ain’t do it,” including “Megan[‘s] persons striving to body me for a taking pictures.”
He also appeared to query the validity of Megan’s accidents, rapping: “How the f**k you get shot in your foot but don’t hit no bones or tendons?”
Tory was arrested in July 2020 following an argument allegedly broke out among outside the house a aspect at a private home at about 4.30am nearby time and photographs were being fired.
Witnesses instructed Hollywood Lifetime that an SUV at the scene sped off shortly after.
Through an job interview with Gayle King on CBS Mornings, Megan broke down in tears even though recounting the capturing.
She unveiled that she feared Tory would “kill her” after “capturing her in the toes.”
Megan broke down as she recalled that fateful evening, which happened outdoors a bash at Kylie Jenner’s residence.
She and a friend got in an argument after the bash.
Megan stated: “I asked the driver to pull the car or truck over, and I should’ve stayed out of the auto.”
She was persuaded to get again in but reported that the argument bought additional intense so she exited a person more time.
At the time, Megan heard a male screaming: “Dance b***h.”
She recalled: “He is standing up around the window shooting and I failed to even want to go I failed to want to shift far too rapid induce I’m like oh my god if I take the wrong move I will not know if he is heading to shoot something that is like super essential.
“I never know if he can shoot me and destroy me.”
Gayle then requested her: “Had been you concerned of your daily life?” to which Megan replied: “I was truly frightened trigger I experienced by no means been shot at before.”
Megan went on: “And I seemed down at my toes cause the adrenaline is pumping so really hard I was not guaranteed if he hit me. I can truly feel it but I wasn’t guaranteed what was happening.
“And so I glimpse down at my toes and I’m like ‘oh my god I am actually bleeding.'”
Megan spoke out about the taking pictures in August 2020.
Two months later, he faced expenses connected to the capturing.