Troy Ave's History Of Offensive Tweets Detailed By SPIN

posted Sunday July 20 ,2014 at 10:00AM CDT | 50 comments

Troy Ave's History Of Offensive Tweets Detailed By SPIN

Over a series of years, Troy Ave has asked his Twitter followers if they'd rather have a "mentally retarded son," "gay son," or "whore daughter."

A SPIN magazine contributor recently uncovered what some may consider an offensive series of tweets from Brooklyn rapper Troy Ave. The SPIN contributor, Andrew “Noz” Nosnitsky, discovered that the New York City lyricist has tweeted the same hypothetical question since 2009.

In 2009, Troy Ave asked his followers what’s more embarrassing, having a “visibly gay son” or a “mentally retarded son.” And in October 2012, he posed the same question, but with the addition of “whore daughter” and the hashtag #IfYouHad2PickOneChild.

Troy Ave also asked his “gay son” or “mildly retarded son” question in 2010.

Not one to hold his tongue, Troy Ave recently called out a number of his fellow artists for being “weirdo” rappers. Among those he called out were Kendrick Lamar, Kanye West, and Flatbush Zombies.

“Yeah, Kanye’s a weirdo. It’s a lot of rappers that’s weirdos…I like a lot of Kendrick Lamar’s records too. It’s a lot of weirdo rappers that’s out—It’s mad weirdo rappers. Y’all don’t understand it,” he said during an interview on Hot 97 last November.

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  • Anonymous
    Troy Ave should ask his 10 followers if they think he's gay cause not even Cat Stacks would spread for this broke nigga.
  • Anonymous
    lol he been thinkin bout that question for 4 years
  • troy chav!!
    he be blastin people with that keyboard back de fuck up
  • Anonymous
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  • Choppah
    Why the fuck does DX write articles about articles? Troy ave should add "a child that would eventually work at DX" to the options.
  • Anonymous
    hahah he really wants to know about that son question.
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  • jnjjknjn
    he didn't say anything fucked up.. no one wants a gay or retarded son or a whore daughter. dumb article
    • Anonymous
      The shock your parents must have felt when you turned out both gay and retarded.
  • jaysonbangz
    What the fuck was the point of posting this article? Shout out to troy ave...he's a young nigga on the grind coming up in the game and his hard work is paying off...fuck these bloggers yo
  • Anonymous
    My co-worker is gay he said he been fuckin Troy Ave on the low Crown Heights nigga been on some suspect shit lately
  • Anonymous
    Nigga look like Steele from Juice and sounds like 50 cent hitting puberty. Real gs see through that fake hard shit he's trying to do. Next he will get shot and try use the buzz to sell records. He only talks that shit because rappers nowadays are bitches, all the hard niggas are ogs now. These young niggas are bunch if wankstas.
  • Anonymous
    before I saw the draft which had said $5479 , I have faith that...my... friends brother could actualie bringing home money in their spare time from their laptop. . there moms best frend has been doing this 4 only eleven months and recently repaid the depts on there villa and purchased a gorgeous Alfa Romeo . see... =================== WWW.JOBS400.COM ===================
  • Anonymous
    Corny but not as corny as 5o cent
    • Anonymous
      true
  • Anonymous
    This nigga be saying the most suspect shit ever on his twitter Somebody showed me one of his tweets he said "Girls are so gay!" Smh who he thinks he's fooling
  • Anonymous
    Start working at home with Google! Its by-far the best job Ive had. Last Wednesday I got a brand new BMW since getting a check for $6474 this - 4 weeks past. I began this 8-months ago and immediately was bringing home at least $77 per hour. I work through this link, go to tech tab for work detail,,,,,,,,, ========================= WWW.JOBS73.COM =========================
  • Anonymous
    #IfYouHad2PickOneChild LMAO someone gotta bring this hashtag back If you had to pick one child who would it be? 1. Troy Average 2. Young Thug 3. Chief Keef
    • Wow really
      LMFAO @ Troy Average, that's messed up
  • ima go wit 3
    easy the whore daughter cause you can always beat the fuck out the last fool to hit it and scare off the other thirsty niggas
    • Leon Sphinx's Shift Manager
      more pussy for you then nigga?
  • Danielle Harling SUCKS
    Again another pointless article about TWEETS? Really? You gonna copy and past some tweets? What the fuck is wrong with you? STOP THIS BULLSHIT AND FOCUS ON REAL HIPHOP NEWS!
    • Anonymous
      did you even read the article? this is an article about another article about tweets.
  • ab
    lets just be real troy aint blowing up like fif or gonna be the next big thing in ny..there is not 1/10 of a buzz fif had. he wont sell commercially if a white iggy on ti's label sold 60k on her debut opening week.
    • Anonymous
      iggy is not on ti's label she left grand hustle and signed to island before she blew up but they still cool with each other. he is on her new album and she will be on his but hes not getting all the money he could have if she stayed with him.
    • Anonymous
      T.I. executive produced her album so she might as well be on Grand Hustle since he gets a publishing check off her sales, TI will be eating off her forever.
    • Anonymous
      i wouldnt admit to that if i were him lol. i wonder if t.i. helped pay clear channel off to force all their radio stations to play her single atleast 150 times each
    • Anonymous
      meh, in canada they probably have to play a certain amount of drake cause of content law
  • Anonymous
    finally. The first rapper who's not afraid to speak his mind. Before it was just weirdos who hated him, now gays will hate him too. Oh well.
    • lol
      lol?? BEEEN had rappers who dont give a fuck what they say. Troy just be trying to talk shit for no reason he like a lil chihuahua barking at a bunch of pitbulls nigga forreal gonna get tore up one day
    • Anonymous
      but why has this question been on his mind for 3 years? does he have a mildly retarded or gay brother?
    • hahasda
      someone is gonna clap this chubby motherfucker i got a 9 id do it
  • MouseThaKid
    how is this really that offensive? These are current issues that can be embarrassing even if the parents love their kids it can still be hard
    • Anonymous
      its not as much offensive as it is just flat out suspect, same weird ass question in 09, 10, and 2012?
    • Anonymous
      true
  • Anonymous
    wtf is mildly retarded? the best part is troy isnt smart enough to go back and delete all these tweets
  • lol@hotmail.com
    All this lame ass nigga ever does is hate. It's really fuckin annoying to see this niggas name associated with some hatin ass shit everytime someone writes an article about him but I guess that's because there's nothing else to him. Fuck this lame ass nigga.
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  • Anonymous
    He looks like he can be either
  • Anonymous
    very strange that this has been on his mind for years
  • Anonymous
    #IfYouHad2PickOneChild 1.Mildly Retarded Son | 2. A Gay Son | 3. Whore Daughter 3. Whore Daughter: because she can change
    • Anonymous
      No she can't.
    • Anonymous
      She can't change son, lol once a ho always a ho
    • Anonymous
      The whore daughter will run away from home, claiming you touched her poon the gay son will tidy up the home, and bake crembule the mentally retarded kid's home is in a world in the corner of his mind. case closed.
  • Anonymous
    He has a lot of suspect tweets one of them says "I was watchin the Keri Hilton Video Ladies if u had 2 Pick 1. Kanye Or Neyo?"
    • Anonymous
      lmao exactly he tweeted "girls are gay" just a few weeks ago
  • Anonymous
    so Troy is gay?
    • Anonymous
      No, he is mildly retarded and a whore
    • Anonymous
      ^^ And a daughter.
  • Anonymous
    if you look back and read his old tweets he was dissin everyone including Kanye and Nas. I forgot what he said about Nas but a few years later he was posting pictures with him talking that legend shit.... thats when I knew he was a clown.