The alleged lyrics to a forthcoming by Meek Mill song was leaked yesterday, and quickly went viral because fans believed that Meek was poking fun at the death of legendary NBA player, Kobe Bryant.
A twitter account belonging to the website Rap Alert leaked the alleged lyrics, which it claims came from a forthcoming collaboration between Meek and Lil Baby.
Here are the purported lyrics, according to social media accounts:
“If I ever lack, I’m going out with my choppa, it be another Kobe”
As you can imagine, Meek is getting killed on Twitter. Look:
Meek is a rapper, songwriter, and activist. Born and raised in Philadelphia, he embarked on his music career as a battle rapper, and later formed a short-lived rap group, The Bloodhoundz. In 2008, Atlanta-based rapper T.I. signed Meek Mill to his first record deal. In February 2011, after leaving Grand Hustle Records, Mill signed with Miami-based rapper Rick Ross’s Maybach Music Group (MMG). Mill’s debut album, Dreams and Nightmares, was released in 2012 under MMG and Warner Bros. Records. The album, preceded by the lead single “Amen” (featuring Drake), debuted at number 57 on the U.S. Billboard 200.
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In October 2012, Mill announced the launch of his own label imprint, Dream Chasers Records, named after his mixtape series. Meek Mill often collaborates with fellow MMG label-mates; he is also known for his appearances on MMG’s Self Made compilation series, with his first two singles, “Tupac Back” and “Ima Boss”, being included on volume one. He released his second album, Dreams Worth More Than Money, in 2015 and his third album, Wins & Losses, in 2016. His fourth studio album, Championships, was released in November 2018 and debuted at the top of the Billboard 200 chart. Its lead single, “Going Bad” (featuring Drake), peaked at number six on the Billboard Hot 100, marking Mill’s highest charting single to date.