‘I hate the way that you dress’

President Biden’s re-election marketing campaign has co-opted Kendrick Lamar’s attacks on Drake to assault Donald Trump, overlaying the lyrics to the Compton rapper’s “Euphoria” on prime of textual content insults in regards to the former president in a weird TikTok clip.

The 13-second video posted by Biden’s official re-election marketing campaign on the Chinese language-linked social media app options captions like “I hate the best way that you simply stroll over ladies’s rights” and “the best way you speak about immigrants.”

“I hate the best way that you simply gown” and “I hate the best way that you simply sneak diss on Fact Social,” different captions learn over pictures of Trump in a tuxedo and his cellphone.

The TikTok clip begins with a picture of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris indicating they’re the “greater hater.” Biden-Harris HQ/TikTok
The clip then hits Trump’s views on abortion. Biden-Harris HQ/TikTok

The Biden group didn’t edit the lyrics of the tune and a portion of Lamar’s photographs at Drizzy can nonetheless be heard.

“I hate the best way that you simply stroll, the best way that you simply speak/I hate the best way that you simply gown/I hate the best way you sneak diss, if I catch flight, it’s gon’ be direct/We hate the b—-s you f—, ’trigger they confuse themselves with actual ladies/And see, I stated ‘we’, it’s not simply me, I’m what the tradition feelin,’” the observe snippet utilized by the marketing campaign goes.

The diss observe from Lamar stems from a simmering feud between him and Toronto-born Drake (actual identify: Aubrey Drake Graham), which resulted in each artists releasing songs about each other in recent days.

The rappers had been feuding for years, however the pressure escalated after Drake launched the tune “First Particular person Shooter” in October, which featured J. Cole spitting that he, Drake and Lamar had been the “huge three.”

Lamar took subject with the comparability, and hit again at Cole in his personal tune “Like That” in March.

Trump’s views on immigration are additionally talked about within the diss observe publish. Biden-Harris HQ/TikTok
The Biden group pulled out an image of Trump in a tux. Biden-Harris HQ/TikTok
“I hate the best way that you simply sneak diss on reality social,” one picture reads. Biden-Harris HQ/TikTok

Biden’s re-election group has stated it will continue to use TikTok regardless of the president signing a invoice into legislation final month mandating the app’s guardian firm, ByteDance, divest resulting from its affiliation with the Chinese language authorities.

“A fragmented media atmosphere requires us to indicate up and meet voters the place they’re — and that features on-line. TikTok is certainly one of many locations we’re ensuring our content material is being seen by voters,” a Biden marketing campaign rep advised The Publish in April.

“When the stakes are this excessive within the election, we’re going to use each device now we have to succeed in younger voters the place they’re,” the rep added, claiming the marketing campaign is using “enhanced safety measures.”

The Trump marketing campaign didn’t instantly reply to an inquiry from The Publish.


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