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More Tyler, The Creator, in NME:
I’m not homophobic. I just think faggot hits and hurts people. It hits. And gay just means you’re stupid. I don’t know, we don’t think about it, we’re just kids.
Sure, just kids, but also the most buzzed-about group of kids to hit hip hop in the past few years, who come tailed by thousands of other kids gazing wide-eyed in their direction. We kinda think the last thing those kids need is an affirmation that “gay” = “you’re stupid.” Also: Faggot? Sure thing that hurts people. OFWGKTA: Just a day out from a killer record deal and already facing their first big controversy. Kids…they grow up so fast these days, don’t they? [nymag, nme.]
Odd Future’s Tyler, The Creator, whose hip hop ‘collective’ is playing London’s Village Underground on the day of the royal wedding.