DaBaby doubles down on homophobic message with offensive new video, as Madonna, Elton John, more speak out against rapper’s hateful remarks
DaBaby arrives at the 63rd Annual Grammy Awards, at the Los Angeles Convention Center, on Sunday, March 14, 2021, in downtown Los Angeles. - Jay L. Clendenin/Los Angeles Times/TNS

Just days after DaBaby was slammed on social media for making homophobic and ignorant remarks about the HIV/AIDS community, the rapper seemed to forget the half-apology he’d posted on Twitter with the release of a new video. On July 25, during a performance at the Rolling Loud festival in Miami, the 29-year-old musician stunned the audience by making anti-gay and misogynistic remarks, and saying that “HIV, AIDS, any of them deadly sexually transmitted diseases [will] make you die in two, three weeks.” He later apologized to the HIV community writing on Twitter that, “anybody who done ever been...