Philadelphia rapper Meek Mill is clearing up the air. After recently causing controversy over a lyric about Kobe Bryant in a leaked song, he’s gone online to make sure everybody knows it’s all love.
Meek Mill Shows Respect To Kobe Bryant
Meek took to his Instagram with a tribute message to Kobe and daughter Gigi Bryant, who were both killed in a January 2019 helicopter crash. He showed mad respect and let it be known he meant no harm with his verse. The controversial line has Meek Mill rapping, “If I ever lack I’m goin’ out with my choppa, it be another Kobe.”
Meek Mill Tweets ‘Internet Antics Cannot Stop Me’
Meek was facing heavy criticism for the lyrics on a leaked song he recorded with Lil Baby. In particular, it was the line Meek spit about the late basketball legend that many felt was disrespectful. The Internet went in on Meek, and later he got on Twitter with a response.
“somebody promo a narrative and y’all follow it…. y’all internet antics cannot stop me ….sh*t like zombie land or something! Lol
“They paying to influence y’all now … its almost like mind control “wake up””
Meek Mill + Lil Baby Catch Heat Over Kobe Lyric
Baby and Meek have been catching heat after the latter name-dropped the late Kobe Bryant in a song. Fans have been at his throat, calling it disrespectful to the NBA legend.
Pooh Shiesty Catches Heat For Similar Lyric
Rising rap star Pooh Shiesty’s name has been brought up in light of this too. People have revisited a lyric in which he also referenced Kobe. The line reads “I’m in LA, you gon’ chill wit Kobe we get into it”.