Their feud had begun after Gayle appeared to make some insensitive remarks about Kobe in an interview with basketball star Lisa Leslie, shortly after he was killed in a helicopter crash alongside his 13-year-old daughter.
Snoop apologised for his comments, telling his followers: ‘Had a talk with my momma thank u mamma. 2 wrongs don’t make it proper time to heal @gayleking Peace n love Praying for u and your loved ones in addition to Vanessa and the children’.
He mentioned within the video: ‘Top of the morning, Big Snoop Dogg coming at you live and direct with a message. Two wrongs dont make no right. When you’re incorrect, you bought to repair it.
‘So with that being mentioned: Gayle King, I publicly tore you down by coming at you in a derogatory method primarily based off of feelings… me being offended at questions that you simply requested. Umm, overreacted.
‘Should have handled it way different than that. I was raised way better than that. So I would like to apologize to you publicly for the language that I used and calling you out of your name and just being disrespectful.’
Snoop continued: ‘I didn’t imply for it to be like that. I used to be simply expressing myself for a buddy that wasn’t right here to defend himself.
‘A lot of people look up to me and they love me and they appreciate me, so I want to let them know that anytime you mess up, it’s okay to repair it, it’s okay to man up and say that you simply’re incorrect. I apologize. Hopefully we will sit down and speak privately. Have an excellent day.’
It comes after Snoop had shared a clip from Gayle’s interview with Lisa Leslie by which the information anchor requested whether or not Kobe’s legacy can be broken by the incident the place he was accused of raping a feminine resort employee in 2003.
Many others, together with Bill Cosby, then referred to as the journalist out because it was so quickly after Kobe Bryant’s demise, and the allegation was dropped.
Snoop had mentioned: ‘Gayle King, out of pocket for that s**t. Way out of pocket. What do you gain from that? I swear to God, we’re the worst. We’re the f**king worst.
‘We expect more from you, Gayle. Don’t you hang around with Oprah [Winfrey]? Why ya’ll attacking us? We your individuals. You ain’t coming after f**king Harvey Weinstein, asking them dumba** questions. I get sick of ya’ll.’
He continued: ‘How dare you try to tarnish my motherf**king homeboy’s fame, punk motherf**ker? Respect the household and again off, b***h, earlier than we come get you.’
Gayle had responded to the backlash and mentioned in a video shared on social media: ‘If I had solely seen the clip that you simply noticed, I’d be extraordinarily offended with me too. I’m mortified, I’m embarrassed and I’m very offended.
‘For people who didn’t see the entire interview may be very upsetting to me and is one thing I’m going to have to cope with them.
‘The last thing I would want to do is disparage him at this particular time. I hope people understand that.’
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