ARIANA Grande would “assume the worst” and “blow up” Mac Miller’s friends’ phones with messages of concern when she didn’t hear from the star months before his tragic death, a new book claims.
The “Thank U, Next” singer and the “Swimming” rapper began dating in late 2016 after years of friendship. They would amicably part ways two years later in May 2018 – four months before Mac would be found dead from an accidental overdose aged 26.
The reason for their separation was never outright disclosed by either Mac or Ariana, however, it was hinted that Miller’s years-long struggles with addiction and substance abuse had placed an irrevocable strain on their relationship.
Just over a week after their split, Miller was arrested and charged with drunk driving after he crashed his 2016 Mercedes G-Wagon into a telephone pole near his Brentwood, LA home and fled the scene.
Some of Miller’s fans blamed Ariana for the incident. However, the pop superstar refused to accept the blame, writing in a tweet that she was “not a babysitter or a mother and no woman should feel that they need to be.”
“I have cared for him and tried to support his sobriety and prayed for his balance for years (and always will of course),” she hit back. “But shaming / blaming women for a man’s inability to keep his s**t together is a very major problem. Let’s please stop doing that.”
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