Calling Alexis Ohanian a groupie for his spouse, Serena Williams, is probably not the insult Drake thinks it’s.
On Friday, the tech entrepreneur and investor tweeted about his love for Williams and their 5-year-old daughter, Olympia, after Drake known as him a groupie in his new tune, “Middle of the Ocean.”
“The reason I stay winning is because I’m relentless about being the absolute best at whatever I do — including being the best groupie for my wife & daughter,” Ohanian tweeted in an obvious reference to Drake’s tune.
Williams appeared to understand her husband’s response. She reacted to his tweet with heart-faced emojis.
Drake, who was rumored to be courting Williams in 2015, dismissively referenced Ohanian within the monitor from “Her Loss,” his new joint album with 21 Savage that was launched on Friday:
“Sidebar, Serena, your husband a groupie / He claim we don’t got a problem but no, boo, it is like you comin’ for sushi. We might pop up on ’em at will like Suzuki,” he raps.
However Ohanian, who married the tennis legend in 2017, has by no means hesitated to publicly share his love and admiration for Williams.
“It’s cliche, but life changed when I became a husband [and] papa. It’s made me 100x better as a man and a businessman,” Ohanian tweeted in a thread that promoted a profile about his new enterprise agency, Seven Seven Six. He added that he had “found a partner I knew I would never outgrow, who would always motivate me to be greater.”
Ohanian tweeted final 12 months that he was completely high-quality with being often known as Williams’ husband — even though he co-founded Reddit.
In February 2021, he cheered his spouse on from the stands on the Australian Open whereas carrying a T-shirt that includes a photograph of the champion with the phrase: “Greatest Female Athlete.” However “Female” was crossed out.
The Reddit co-founder wasn’t the one particular person focused in Drake and 21 Savage’s album.
Megan Thee Stallion slammed Drake for seemingly making gentle of her 2020 taking pictures within the tune, “Circo Loco.” The Houston rapper has accused fellow rapper Tory Lanez of taking pictures her a number of instances within the ft. Lanez was charged with felony assault in 2020 and has pleaded not responsible. He’s awaiting trial.
“Since when tf is it cool to joke abt women getting shot!” she tweeted Friday.