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20 Times Celebs Called Out Other Celebs By Name In Their Songs

"Touch My Body" still slaps.

1. Mariah Carey called out Wendy Williams in "Touch My Body":

Mariah Carey "cause they be all up in my business, like a wendy interview" meme

2. Taylor Swift called out John Mayer by name in "Dear John":

3. When Eminem bashed Britney Spears and Christina Aguilera in "The Real Slim Shady."

"critics can't even stomach me, let alone stand me. but slim what if you win wouldn't it be weird? why? so you guys can just lie to get me here? so you can sit me here next to Britney Spears. Shit, Christina Aguilera better switch me chairs."

4. When Nas intensely called out Jay-Z in "Ether."

Nas saying: "F*ck Jay X! Ayo, I know you ain't talkin' about me, dog/You? What?! F*uck Jay Z!"

5. When Pusha T called out Drake in "The Story of Adidon."

Pusha T saying: "marriage is somethin' that sandi never had, Drake, How you a winner but she keep comin' in last place?"

6. When Pink said this about Britney in "Don't Let Me Get Me."

Pink singing: "All you have to chance is everything you are/ I'm tired of being compared to damn Britney Spears"

7. When Jay-Z called out Kanye (aka 'Ye) on "Kill Jay Z."

Jay Z lyrics saying: " I know people backstab you, I feel bad, too, but this f*ck everybody" attitude ain't natural, but you ain't the same, this ain't KumbaYe, but you got hurt because you did cool by 'Ye"

8. When Pitbull poked fun at Lindsay Lohan, using her name, in "Give Me Everything."

Pitbull lyrics: "I got it locked up, like Lindsay Lohan"

9. And when New Boyz were shady AF to Khloé Kardashian in "Better with the Lights Off."

"Every guy wanna know how it is clap off the lights and turn Khloe to Kim"

10. When country singer Gretchen Wilson said Paris Hilton gets under her skin in "California Girls."

Gretchen lyrics: "Everybody ought to be who they want to be, but that Paris Hilton gets under my skin, with her big fake smile and her painted on tan"

11. Jay-Z called out Drake in "We Made It (Remix)" after Drake shaded him:

Jay-Z lyrics: " I can't be rated (god, god) d*amn Hov stunt on them haters, sorry mrs. drizzy for so much art talk, silly me rappin' 'bout shit that I really bought"

12. DaBaby referenced JoJo Siwa on his "Beatbox Freestyle":

What tf did jojo siwa do that made dababy mad like that 😭

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Turns out, he was using her name as wordplay to mean "see why." The reference was purely benign and pretty clever.

13. Remy Ma started her seven-minute diss track about Nicki Minaj with "Fuck Nicki Minaj":

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14. Doja Cat's verse on "34+35 (Remix)" dissed Tekashi:

Doja sings: : Play and rewind that, listen, you'll find that//I want that six-nine without Tekashi //and I want your body and I'll make it obvious//wake up the neighbors, we got an audience

15. Jay-Z called out Miley Cyrus in "Somewhere in America" after her viral twerking, rapping, "Feds still lurking / They see I'm still putting work in / 'Cause somewhere in America / Miley Cyrus is still twerkin'."

16. Rick Ross called Nicki Minaj untrustworthy in "Apple of My Eye," rapping, "I told Meek I wouldn't trust Nicki. Instead of beefing with your dog, you just give him some distance."

Photo of Rick Ross in baby blue hoodie

17. Logic called out Katy Perry and Harry Styles in his song "44 More," singing, "Sold more albums my first week than Harry Styles and Katy Perry / If that ain't a sign of the times, then I don't know what is."

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18. And then Drake responded in "Summer Sixteen," calling out Jay-Z and Kanye:

Drake lyrics: " I used to wanna be on Roc-A-Fella then I turned into Jay// Now I got a house in LA, now I got a bigger pool than Ye"

19. 50 Cent wrote a whole song, "Officer Ricky," about Rick Ross, which criticized Rick's past career as a corrections officer:

50 Cent lyrics: "Officer Rickyyyy, radio for backup//See ya *ss anywhere you know I'm gon act up"

20. And lastly, Lana Del Rey dissed Lady Gaga in a leaked song called "So Legit." She sings, “Stefani, you suck / I know you’re selling 20 million / Wish they could have seen you when we booed you off in Williamsburg."

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Do you have a favorite diss song that calls out another celeb by name? Let me know in the comments below!