Artificial IntelligenceCryptocurrencyMetaverseCybersecurityTech Forward

Spotify Users Can’t Stop Listening to Janet Jackson’s ‘Nasty’ after the Debate

October 20, 2016, 4:21 PM UTC
AMERICAN BANDSTAND
UNITED STATES - MARCH 13: AMERICAN BANDSTAND - Show Coverage - 3/13/86, Janet Jackson on the ABC Television Network dance show "American Bandstand"., (Photo by Craig Sjodin/ABC via Getty Images)
Craig Sjodin — ABC via Getty Images

Nasty women, assemble.

After Wednesday’s night presidential debate, “streams of Janet Jackson’s ‘Nasty’ on Spotify spiked 250 percent,” according to the streaming service.

Spotify attributed the uptick to Donald Trump’s “nasty woman” comment, which he made midway through the debate while Hillary Clinton was discussing social security and her plan to add money to the program. “I am on record as saying that we need to put more money in the social security trust fund,” she said. “That’s part of my commitment to raise taxes on the wealthy. My social security payroll contribution will go up, as will Donald’s—assuming he can’t figure out how to get out of it.”

Trump then interrupted her and said, “Such a nasty woman.”

The internet responded with comparisons between his comment and Jackson’s “Nasty.” Videos even remixed the song and his remark.

Jackson has yet to comment.