The nuclear fallout to Kendrick Lamar’s explosive song was immediate and intense. Social media is still trying to assess the casualties created by those that got scorched by Lamar’s inferno lyrics on the incendiary Big Sean single “Control.” On the cut, Lamar proclaims his status as rap royalty who is now lording over the hip hop kingdom — and then proceeds to peel the backside of a number of his entertainment contemporaries, most notably Drake, Meek Mill, Pusha T, J. Cole, and even the bedeviled actress Lindsay Lohan. He pulled the trigger on a lot of folks.
The smoke from this detonation billowed so high in the sky that even the likes of ESPN have mentioned Lamar’s lyrics on their shows. Meanwhile Twitter-sphere went to work concocted some of the most hilarious memes and witty responses to this explosive episode. Take a look at 20 of the funniest below: