Vic Mensa Still Down for Tekashi Fight ... New Venue Though

7/27/2018 3:04 PM PDT

Vic Mensa Tries to Squash Beef with Tekashi69 Over Dissing Chicago

EXCLUSIVE

Vic Mensa ain't backing down from defending Chi town against Tekashi69, but he is changing his tune when it comes to how he whoops his ass.

We spoke to the Chicago rapper about calling out 6ix9ine for disrespecting his hometown and challenging him to throw hands, and Vic admitted he's cooled down on the violence. 

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Vic admits he gets a little hot when it comes to protecting his city, but insists he doesn't want to promote violence and killing ... especially in the wake of the recent tragedy with XXXTentacion.

Still, he wants Tekashi to know his invitation to throw down still stands -- but he wants to meet in a particular video game arena.