The Canadian artist says Poppy “dragged me right into a disgusting state of affairs”
Grimes has responded to Poppy’s accusations of “bullying” behaviour concerning their collaboration, ‘Play Destroy’.
The monitor in query featured on Poppy’s second album ‘Am I a Lady?’, which got here out final month.
Earlier this week (November 30), Poppy spoke out in opposition to Grimes and her group in a combative new interview. Chatting with Billboard, Poppy stated that she “might have gone with out” the difficulty that was allegedly attributable to her collaborator.
“I used to be form of bullied into submission by [Grimes] and her group of self-proclaimed feminists,” Poppy stated. “We deliberate the track popping out months in the past, and he or she was stopping it. I bought to observe her bully songwriters into signing NDA[s] and never taking credit score for songs that they have been part of. She doesn’t observe what she preaches.
“It’s actually upsetting to work with a feminine that could be very outward a couple of subject, however behind closed doorways, it’s the exact opposite,” she continued. “It’s truly very disheartening to individuals which can be truly feminists and supporters of different females.”
Now, Grimes has responded to the feedback – claiming that she was pressured right into a “disgusting state of affairs” by the singer and YouTuber.
“Poppy you dragged me right into a disgusting state of affairs and gained’t cease punishing me for not desirous to be a part of it,” Grimes posted. “I don’t wish to work with you, you leaked the track anyway.
“u bought what you need. Let it go.”
Grimes stated she feels “silly” for responding to “tabloidy drama” within the now-deleted submit, however is “simply defending myself”.
“Would love if we might all simply get again to work,” the submit concludes.
Grimes launched her comeback single ‘We Admire Energy’ earlier this week – with the monitor having been impressed by each AI and North Korea.