Tyler, the Creator provokes the most controversial rhyme on Kamikaze
, when Eminem uses on this song a homophobic slur in relation to the Odd Future rapper. The diss comes as a result of Tyler criticizing Revival
's lead single "Walk On Water
," tweeting: "Dear god this is horrible sheesh."
Tyler has hinted at his sexual orientation on several occasions with drawings, tweets, and lyrics. The homophobic diss is nothing new for Eminem – whose back catalogue is littered with slurs and insults.
Speaking to UK newspaper The Guardian
October 5, 2019, Tyler shrugged off the diss.
"I knew what the intent was. He felt pressured because people got offended for me. Don't get offended for me. We were playing Grand Theft Auto
when we heard that. We rewound it and were like: 'Oh, [shrug].' And then kept playing."