Taylor Swift and Kim Kardashian have continued their verbal sparring over what happened during a phone call between Kanye West and Swift in 2016. After a video of her tumultuous 2016 phone chat with Kanye West surfaced online, Taylor Swift says she feels “vindicated.” Although West requested Swift’s permission to use her name in one of his songs, the audio shows that he omitted to mention that he would refer to her as “that bitch.” The lyrics were, “I feel like me and Taylor might still have sex/I made that bitch famous.”
Kim then uploaded a clip of a phone call between West and Swift, which backs up West’s claim.
- The phone call between Taylor Swift and Kanye West has leaked.
- A timeline of Taylor Swift’s feud with Kanye West.
In 2016, Kardashian inflamed the conflict by publishing portions of the phone call, claiming that Swift had spoken to West and expressed enthusiasm for the song. As a result, Swift’s social media accounts were flooded with snake emojis from people who accused her of lying and being a liar.
Swift sent an Instagram comment after the complete discussion was leaked, encouraging people to give to the charity Feeding America instead of asking her how she felt about the disclosure.
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Swift claimed that she didn’t hear the word “bitch.”
“To be clear, the only issue I ever had with the situation was that Taylor lied through her publicist, who stated that “Kanye never called to ask for permission.” They spoke,” she said.
At the time when they spoke, the song had not been entirely written yet, but as everyone can see in the video, she manipulated the truth of their actual conversation in her statement when her team said she ‘declined and cautioned him about releasing a song with such a strong misogynistic message.'”
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.@taylorswift13 has chosen to reignite an old exchange – that at this point in time feels very self-serving given the suffering millions of real victims are facing right now.
— Kim Kardashian (@KimKardashian) March 24, 2020
“For his archive, Kanye has documented the making of all of his albums,” she stated. However, [he] has never made any of it public, and the call between the two of them would have remained private or been thrown away if she hadn’t lied and pushed me to defend him.
Both parties’ explanations of
Kardashian stated, “The untruth was never about the term bitch.”
“Whether there was a call or not was always a factor, as was the tone of the conversation.”
Swift’s spokesperson, Tree Paine, intervened, alleging Kardashian had misquoted Swift’s original 2016 news statement.
Although both sides felt obliged to continue the feud, they acknowledged that there were more pressing issues around the globe at the time. While Swift encouraged supporters to donate to charity, Kardashian believed the
The incident’s circular triviality
“This will be the last time I speak on this because, honestly, nobody cares,” she wrote. “Sorry to bore you all with this. I know you are all dealing with more serious and essential matters.