Questlove responded to being called among the 100 most influential people in the world for Time publication’s yearly listing, on Instagram, Monday. Speaking concerning the honor, Questlove provided a shoutout to Wordle creator Josh Wardle for being chosen also.

“Look. It’s gonna look like this for a while,” Questlove claimed in his extensive Instagram blog post. “Celebrating myself ain’t really my fav thing in the world w/o at least one self deprecating joke to justify the ‘living in non deservednessville’. So stopping that toxic behavior last year was hard enough. But you only live once & I’m the cat who thought DJn the #Time100 was one of the coolest honors ever.”

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He included, “So yeah I’m salty I’m not djn the afterparty this year but uh….I guess this honor will do thank you @time for this honor & gratitude to my team (here on earth & ancestors getting their justified back due payment game on like a mofo)—-however I will add the best thing about this Time 100 honor… you have to pay it forward & honor someone in the #Time100—-so not only did I jump at the chance to honor #JoshWardle for creating my fav obsession #Wordle (& all of its bastard offspring) but i chose the most creative way to do so.”

In a 2nd blog post, Questlove shared a lengthy subtitle made totally of making use of five-letter words. Questlove likewise composed the outlet’s profile for Wardle, applauding him for making his current “obsession.”

For Questlove’s account, the host of The Tonight Show, Jimmy Fallon, actioned in. Fallon remembered conference Questlove in Lorne Michaels’ workplace while getting going in Late Night.

“Now everyone wants to know what Quest is going to do next,” Fallon composed. “Better get some popcorn because you’re gonna want to see this.”

Check out Questlove’s Instagram blog post listed below.