After the Grammys, TMZ asked Patrick Carney of The Black Keys whether or not he felt that Justin Bieber should have been nominated for an award. The always outspoken Carney responded, “He’s rich right?… Grammys are for music, not for money, and he’s making a lot of money. I don’t know. He should be happy, I guess.” Watch the brief interview above.
Bieber apparently didn’t take Carney’s words very well. He fired back on Twitter with the simple but effective:
The Black Keys took home three Grammys this year: Best Rock Performance, Best Rock Song and Best Rock Album.