Tory Lanez has come out to say that his streaming numbers did not drop after Megan Thee Stallion shooting, contrary to reports by Forbes. He made the clarification during direct messaging with HotNewHipHop. “Lmao that’s such a lie. 40% where ?!!” he wrote in a Twitter DM. “I have 27 million monthly listeners on Spotify currently.”
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@torylanez tells #hotnewhiphop his music streams have not decreased. According to recent reports, Lanez's streams plummeted nearly 40% since Megan Thee Stallion addressed Lanez as her shooter. Tory noticed these reports and decided to hit us up on Twitter. Are you still listening to Tory Lanez's music? Let us know below. Photo: @gettyimages
The shooting incidence took place on July 12 while the Megan was out with rapper Tory Lanez. Facts surrounding the incidence are still still unclear but according to early reports, she was out parting with Tory and another woman, the three were in a car when police pulled them over after a report of gunfire outside a second party.
Previous reports had it that Megan had a cut on her foot from the broken glass of the car. The singer later revealed in an Instagram live session that she was shot and had to go through surgery. She later posted photos of the gunshot wounds.
Last month, Megan however accused the rapper of shooting her for “no reason.” “Yes, this ni**a Tory shot me. You shot me. And you got your publicist and your people going to these blogs lying and shit. Stop lying,” she said.