Kid Rock

Kid Rock Responds To Criticism Over His Onstage Usage Of A Homophobic Slur


Kid Rock (real name Bob Ritchie) made headlines earlier this week after uttering a homophobic slur towards an individual filming him with their smart phone while onstage at Fishlipz Resort and Grill in Smithville, TN this past Saturday, June 05th. Footage of the incident was shared by TMZ and was widely circulated, with the expected criticism and controversy following soon afterwards.

Today, June 09th, Rock took to his Twitter to post the following response to those criticizing him for his actions.

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“If Kid Rock using the word f*ggot offends you, good chance you are one. Either way, I know he has a lot of love for his gay friends and I will have a talk with him. Have a nice day. –Bob Ritchie

Kid Rock's Tweet

If you’re wondering, Rock himself did not censor the slur in his tweet.

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