Offset Speaks On "Healing" BET Awards Performance With Quavo

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LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 25: (L-R) Offset and Quavo perform onstage during the BET Awards 2023 at Microsoft Theater on June 25, 2023 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Paras Griffin/Getty Images for BET)
Offset explained the healing properties of the performance.

Earlier this year, former Migos members Offset and Quavo teamed up for a surprise performance at the BET Awards. The team-up came together at the last minute as we saw with a behind-the-scenes video shared afterward. The duo came together to pay tribute to the third member of Migos, Takeoff. Take was tragically murdered last year which absolutely shocked the rap world. Now after his two former bandmates linked up on stage Offset is talking about just how healing the experience was.

"That was healing for the world and us," he said in a recent interview. According to reports, he and Quavo hadn't been on speaking terms since the disbanding of Migos earlier last year. Following Takeoff's death, the pair reunited to pay tribute to him which eventually led to one of the most memorable moments at this year's BET Awards. Fans in the comments also expressed support for the pair and their performance. "Sad when someone has to pass away before we reconcile with family though. Better late then never i guess," the top comment reads. "The best part out of the whole entire show!" another fan says of the performance. Check out the full interview clip below.

Offset Explains Reuniting With Quavo At BET Awards

Offset's first new solo album since 2019 is right around the corner. The project is called Set It Off and he shared the feature-packed tracklist to Instagram earlier this week. Travis Scott, Cardi B, Future, Latto, and Don Toliver are just a few of the artists set to appear on the album.

One person who won't be heard on the album is Playboi Carti. Despite some teases from Offset the rapper wasn't included on the tracklist and he gave some hints as why. He liked a tweet talking about how Carti likely didn't clear the verse for release, which he's been known to do in the past. What do you think of Offset's thoughts on his on-stage appearance with Quavo? Let us know in the comment section below.


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Lavender Alexandria is a music and culture journalist based in Los Angeles, California. She’s covered dozens of musical genres and styles from the most mainstream to the most experimental and underground on her blog and accompanying YouTube channel that looks at music, pop culture, and Billboard charts since 2017: Lav’s Music Corner. Lavender has produced editorial and listicle content both in written and video form over the past far years and has also interviewed up-and-coming artists like Censored Dialogue. Her experiences covering culture have taken her from Hyperpop parties in LA to underground rap shows in Atlanta, to DIY punk shows in Charlotte. Lavender has also written for iHeartRadio, covering some of the biggest artists in Hip Hop such as Ice Spice, Drake, Doja Cat and Cardi B. She also has bylines with ScreenRant and continues to write for Ringtone magazine. Lavender is a lifelong Charlotte Hornets fan and her favorite rap artists include Clipping, Little Simz, Earl Sweatshirt, and Kendrick Lamar.