“You gotta look at the before and after. She always had a platform. She was always destined to be what she was gonna be, regardless,” Tyga continued to Nicki, “But When I stepped in… it was like, you can do this, you should do this, you should start doing your hair like this.”
But it wasn’t just Kylie’s aesthetics that he was weighing in on, he says that he taught Kylie how to relate to the black community as well.
“You need Black people to f*** with you ’cause you need culture. If you ain’t got black people behind you, you ain’t got nothin’. Ain’t nobody gonna listen. You can’t influence nobody. So, I had a lot to do with all that,” he said.
TSR STAFF: Jade Ashley @Jade_Ashley94 _____________________________________ Last night #NickiMinaj went live for another episode of her hit radio show #QueenRadio on Beats 1. Throughout the night Nicki called a few friends and interviewed them live on air. One of the phone calls made was to Tyga and Nicki Minaj made sure to get to the bottom of what everyone has been wanting to know. _____________________________________ During the interview, Nicki asked #Tyga if he missed his ex #KylieJenner, to which he simply replied “Nah, I’m good, love. Enjoy.” _____________________________________ Tyga then went on to talk about the influence he had on Kylie during their relationship. He said, “You need black people to f*ck with you cause you need culture. I had a lot to do with all that.” When asked about how he feels about Kylie’s current man #TravisScott, Tyga responded—read more at TheShadeRoom.com
Leading up the conversation, Nicki took pause at Tyga’s comments. She actually stuck up for Kylie, saying that a lot of men take credit for powerful women’s achievements. But despite his comments, the “Taste” singer says he isn’t bitter towards Kylie.
“I’m not a bitter type of person, because the universe will pay me back,” he added. “We had a good time, but we kept it moving. We’re both doing good.”
Nicki also grilled Tyga about his thoughts on Travis Scott’s album.
“We ain’t go no beef,” Tyga responded. “It’s his time right now, you’ve got to let him ride.”
Listen to Nicki and Tyga’s interview below.