Sunday evening, Kanye West and Kid Cudi made their dwell debut as Kids See Ghosts, acting at Tyler the Creator’s competition Camp Flog Gnaw in California. Kanye botched some lyrics from their collaborative album and did some, uh, interpretive dancing, all of which occurred inside a large rectangular glass field not in contrast to the one Lorde carried out within for her final tour. Lorde seen the copycat cubes and isn’t blissful within the slightest. She has shared images evaluating the similarities on her Instagram Stories, stating that she first debuted hers at Coachella 2017, and accused each Kanye and Kid Cudi of theft. “I’m pleased with the work that I do and it’s flattering when different artists really feel impressed by it, to the extent that they select to strive it on themselves,” she wrote. “But don’t steal — not from ladies or anybody else — not in 2018 or ever.”

Lorde’s stage, conceptualized by TAIT, was designed particularly for Lorde’s Coachella efficiency then replicated for her Melodrama Tour. Like hers, Kanye and Cudi’s stage not solely levitated however shifted angles and moved. Kanye has beforehand carried out from the air, rapping completely from his groundbreaking floating stage for his Saint Pablo tour, the final time he toured earlier than being hospitalized in 2016, reducing that run quick. Meanwhile, Beyoncé and Jay-Z, ahem, lifted stated floating stage for his or her On the Run II Tour this 12 months, and Drake did his personal, extra stationary model. All of which is to say, any person’s acquired some ‘splainin’ to do.

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