In a recent Twitter Space conversation, tensions escalated as rapper Strongman and fashion influencer Firestick engaged in a heated exchange.
The conflict arose after Strongman raised concerns about Firestick’s habit of critiquing individuals, particularly musicians, for their fashion choices. This critique came shortly after Strongman accused Firestick of hypocrisy, citing that Firestick’s own fashion sense wasn’t as impressive as he claimed.
During the conversation, Strongman emphasized that Firestick, once a boxer whose career in the ring met its end, had managed to find success in the fashion industry.
Strongman urged Firestick to reconsider the harshness of his criticism, reminding him of his own experience facing failure during his boxing days and how understanding during those tough times was crucial.
“We all witnessed your foray into boxing, which ultimately didn’t yield the expected results. However, failure is a part of life’s journey, and you managed to pivot into the fashion industry with success. Can’t you see that? Given your own past, perhaps you should exercise more empathy towards those who might be going through their low phases, just as you once did,” Strongman advised Firestick with a hint of reprimand.
Firestick, on the other hand, didn’t take kindly to Strongman’s admonition. He responded with a challenge, daring Strongman to replicate his words and confrontational energy in person. “Let’s see if you maintain this same enthusiasm when our paths cross. Whenever that day comes, make sure you bring this same energy,” Firestick retorted aggressively.
Refusing to be intimidated, Strongman swiftly fired back, refusing to let Firestick’s threat slide. He questioned the weight of Firestick’s challenge, implying that Firestick had no grounds to criticize others’ fashion choices while being unable to handle criticism himself. “What could you possibly do? Your habit of dismissing people’s outfits as ‘fake’ but now you’re riled up over being criticized, you’re acting like a fool,” Strongman responded pointedly.