Drake and Diplo are both extremely successful cheeseballs and both have five letter stage names that start with D.
In other words, they should be friends.
The used to be friends. Then Diplo's writer Cash, who handles Diplo's Twitter page, made a joke about Drizzy's no longer secret son Adonis joining the youthful rap collective Brockhampton.
The DJ explained what happened to The Cut.
Recently he began to suspect that Drake “for sure hates” him, and can’t figure out why Drake unfollowed him on Instagram and Twitter. He and his team went back through a whole history of tweets to find the possible offense: a now-deleted joke Cash made about Drake’s son joining Brockhampton.
“I can’t remember exactly what it was, but it was super-funny,” Diplo says. He laments the fallout because they are both creators, both hang out in Vegas, and both have kids: “Come back, dude! I miss us! I miss us!”