Nah, man. He's done a lot of shitty things in the past at shows and whatnot. He's kind of known for being arrogant. Hate to break it to you. And just reading that article. The way that he articulates himself is just so self-assertive as if his way is the only way to think of the song, is solid proof.
People can have opinions, no harm in that. It's how you you address your opinion that determines your level of assholiness.