Conor McGregor continues to disclaim he has any ill-will towards music celebrity Machine Gun Kelly following an altercation throughout Sunday’s purple carpet on the MTV Video Music Awards in Brooklyn, N.Y.
Initially mum on the difficulty, McGregor elaborated on his ideas exterior of his New York lodge Monday. While it’s nonetheless unclear precisely what began the altercation, McGregor defined that he has no ill-will towards the rapper-turned-rocker as issues presently stand.
“I’ll tell you what happened,” McGregor advised Adam’s Apple. “I’ll tell you what it is. I’m free here in New York City, you know what I mean? I’m back in New York. I got to go to the Barclays Center. I got to present an award. I was just going to have a good time, you know what I mean? That’s it. All love. It’s all good. Come to the next fight. Come watch me perform any time. I’ll perform, no problem. Everyone is more than welcome to come to my fights, to the shows.”
McGregor reiterated he had no prior relationship with MGK, although he was acquainted with the musician’s important different, actress and mannequin Megan Fox. Both MGK and Fox ceaselessly attend UFC occasions, together with McGregor’s loss to Dustin Poirier at UFC 264 in July.
“(There’s) no beef,” McGregor stated. “I don’t even know the guy. I don’t even know him. Who is he? You’re telling me he’s been at the fights. Megan has been at the fights (for) years. Megan has been at the fights (for) years. I know Megan. I don’t know the guy. There’s no problem. Come to the fights. There’s no problem.”
McGregor is presently rehabbing from surgical procedure to restore a damaged leg suffered within the trilogy battle vs. Poirier. He is again on his toes, although he used a cane to maneuver round throughout his VMA presentation Sunday. There isn’t any clear timeline for his return.
As for MGK, the 31-year-old gained “Best Alternative Video” on the 2021 VMAs – which marked the second straight 12 months he took residence the award. Kelly’s debut rock album, “Tickets to My Downfall”, hit No. 1 on the Billboard 200 in October 2020. He, together with Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker, are anticipated to drop their second album, “Born with Horns” in 2021.