Ebene News – GB – Meek Mill faces backlash for referencing Kobe Bryant in new song

Posted: 18:11 GMT, February 18, 2021 | Update: 21:53 GMT, February 18, 2021

Meek Mill confronted the music of his online critics after referring to late NBA legend Kobe Bryant and a helicopter in the lyrics of his new song with Lil Baby

Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter Gianna and seven others died in a tragic helicopter crash on January 26 in Calabasas, California

Fans weren’t happy to see the lyrics to the 33-year-old rapper’s song, which included: “If I ever miss, I go out with my choppa, it will be another Kobe”

Yikes: Meek Mill confronted the music of his online critics after referring to late NBA legend Kobe Bryant and a helicopter in the lyrics of his new song with Lil Baby

Meek – whose full name is Robert Rihmeek Williams – apparently addressed the situation late at night on Wednesday with the tweet: ‘Someone is promoting a story and you’re following it you can’t me’ stop on the internet sh ** like zombie land or something like that! Lol ‘

Followers called the singer ‘disrespectful’ and insensitive to the family of those who lost a loved one in the tragedy

Fans were shocked at the words, one user sharing Troy’s “ raggedy b **** ” scene from Waiting To Exhale with the caption: “ Meek Mill said what about Kobe dating your chopper ?! ‘

Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter Gianna and seven others died in a tragic helicopter crash on January 26 in Calabasas, California

Honest approach: Fans were shocked at the words, one user sharing Troy’s “ raggedy b **** ” scene from Waiting To Exhale with the caption: “ Meek Mill said what about Kobe going out with your chopper ?! ‘

Specifically: A meme from @KingTrillaX showed Meek looking into the distance with “ no one ” remaining silent while Mill was “ about to say stupid nap ”

A meme from @KingTrillaX showed Meek staring into the distance with ‘no one’ remaining silent as Mill was about to say stupid nap ‘

Another user shared an old tweet from Kanye West that read ‘our brother is lost and confused’ and added: ‘Meek Mill every time he opens his mouth recently’

“ I could only imagine Kobe’s face hearing this line from Meek Mill about him, ” Twitter user @blamekuma wrote alongside a photo of the Lakers icon

Say it as it is: Another user shared an old tweet from Kanye West that said “our brother is lost and confused” and added: “Meek Mill every time he opens his mouth these time “

“I could only imagine Kobe’s face hearing this line from Meek Mill about him,” Twitter user @blamekuma wrote alongside a photo of the Lakers icon

While some of his fans backed the lyrics and wrote that Meek ‘will die a legend like Kobe’ for his groundbreaking verses, other music lovers weren’t so sure.

“ N **** everyone got the line, it’s just cheesy, ” @beavvers wrote, a statement that garnered over a thousand likes

The crash also claimed the life of 13-year-old Payton Chester; Sarah Chester, 45; Alyssa Altobelli, 14 years old; Keri Altobelli, 46; John Altobelli, 56; Christina Mauser, 38; and the helicopter pilot, Ara Zobayan, 50

Not forgotten: the crash also claimed the life of 13-year-old Payton Chester; Sarah Chester, 45; Alyssa Altobelli, 14 years old; Keri Altobelli, 46; John Altobelli, 56; Christina Mauser, 38; and the helicopter pilot, Ara Zobayan, 50

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Ebene News – GB – Meek Mill faces backlash for referencing Kobe Bryant in new song

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