Nicki Minaj is trending in the streets of social media for a number of reasons, one being her reaction to the shooting death of PnB Rock.
PnB Rock Shot & Killed
PnB Rock was shot and killed at a Los Angeles Roscoe’s Chicken and Waffles on Monday afternoon (September 12).
The 30-year-old rapper was dining with his girlfriend when the shooting occurred around 1:23 p.m.
Sources connected to the restaurant say the shooter snatched the rapper’s jewelry before fleeing the scene.
PnB was rushed to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead at 1:59 p.m.
Nicki Minaj Reacts
Nicki Minaj took to social media to react to the news of PnB’s passing.
She took to Twitter and appeared to place blame on the rapper’s girlfriend, who posted a photo of their plate of food with a geotag on her Instagram Story prior to the shooting.
Nicki tweeted, “After Pop Smoke there’s no way we as rappers or our loved ones are still posting locations to our whereabouts. To show waffles & some fried chicken????!”
“He was such a pleasure to work with. Condolences to his mom & family. This makes me feel so sick. Jesus. #SIP #PnbRock ?,” she added.
The Queen of the Barbs went on to get a few more things off of her chest.
Nicki Minaj came under fire as people reacted to her remarks about sharing PnB’s location.
But, she stood 10 toes down in it writing, “Yup. Ima say what I want. As a RAPPER & as a MOTHER.”
See Nicki’s original tweets below.
girl you could have said “rip pnb” but NO, you decided to add more fuel to the fire pic.twitter.com/5dW2RaflOL— Dylan | RENAISSANCE ? (@dylanbehavior) September 13, 2022
Sheesh Queen, you have a legit point. But let’s blame the shooter. Went to Roscoe’s just to Rob PnB Rock who bothers no one. Smh!— Doc Louallen (@LouallenDoc) September 13, 2022
Nah she should not be to blame . PNB was even posting his whereabouts too as well as the other ppl he was with . Let’s not blame the woman— Nicki Minaj Canceled? i have to laugh?? (@cutiegurlswagg1) September 13, 2022
She’s not blaming her! Haters, this simply means after pop smoke y’all need to do better not posting location. Is that simple! And everyone is still going to talk about her one way or another she should have none better then that. Rip pnb rock ??— MISS POSHA??PROUDLY IGBO (@poshcupcake_1) September 13, 2022
Little did y’all know PnB made her deactive her IG for this very reason she JUST got her IG back.He was robbed multiple times w her present. She deleted the post after the news get out…why if she was so presssed to post the wings in the first place? Yall dense.— Y$ (@yngsv19) September 13, 2022
The tragic death of PnB Rock has left many people devastated and brokenhearted.
Please keep his loved ones in your thoughts and prayers.