Basketball great Kobe Bryant’s widow, Vanessa Bryant, blasted rapper Meek Mill for what she called “extremely insensitive” lyrics about her husband’s tragic death.
Bryant’s criticism came after a tune, “Don’t Worry (RIP Kobe),” leaked online over the weekend with the lyric, “Yeah, and if I ever lack, I’m goin’ out with my chopper, it be another Kobe.” The song is a collaboration between the Grammy-nominated Mill and rapper Lil Baby.
L.A. Lakers legend Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter Gianna, and seven others died just over a year ago when private helicopter in which they were traveling crashed in California.
Now, a year after she tragically lost her husband and daughter, Vanessa Bryant lamented the rap lyric about her husband’s death in the Meek Mill song, saying that the line “lacks respect and tact.”
“Dear Meek Mill,” Vanessa Bryant posted to Instagram, “I find this line to be extremely insensitive and