Grimes has seemingly admitted to "DDOS-ing" and "basically blackmailing" Hipster Runoff.
The 00s blog became a key new music hub, but was known for its satirical, sometimes caustic tone.
Grimes became a favourite Hipster Runoff artist, but that didn't mean that she was immune from its acidic pen.
Chatting to Vanity Fair, Grimes recalled a picture of her kissing an unnamed woman, which was leaked online.
Insisting this was “before the woke era” Grimes then became an internet target, causing her to react.
Grimes recruited a friend to launch a "DDOS" attack on the blog, with the artist adding she “basically blackmailed” blog editor Carles into taking the article about her down.
There is actually corroboration of this: chatting to VICE at the time, Carles revealed the attack on the blog was extremely damaging, and destroyed his back-ups.
Find the interview below.