Ariana Grande is finally opening up about ex-boyfriend Mac Miller’s tragic passing. As fans know, the singer did pay tribute to him before, by sharing a pic with no caption.
One insider also previously told ET that she was devastated by the news.
‘Although the two ended their relationship, Ariana always shared a deep connection with Mac and wanted nothing but the best for him. Ariana is very upset.’
TMZ reported that the rapper died of a drug overdose at the age of only 26.
Grande who has been blamed for his death and even disabled the comments on her Instagram because of it, spoke up about losing her ‘dearest friend.’
‘I adored you from the day i met you when i was nineteen and i always will. I cannot believe you aren’t here anymore. i really cannot wrap my head around it. we talked about this. so many times. i am so mad, i am so sad i do not know what to do,’ she shared.
The superstar went on to say that ‘You were my dearest friend for so long above anything else. i am so sorry i could not fix or take your pain away. i truly wanted to. The kindest and sweetest soul with demons he never deserved. i hope you are okay now. rest.’
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i adored you from the day i met you when i was nineteen and i always will. i can’t believe you aren’t here anymore. i really can’t wrap my head around it. we talked about this. so many times. i’m so mad, i’m so sad i don’t know what to do. you were my dearest friend. for so long. above anything else. i’m so sorry i couldn’t fix or take your pain away. i really wanted to. the kindest, sweetest soul with demons he never deserved. i hope you’re okay now. rest.
She and Mac dated for almost two years before putting an end to their relationship back in May.
At the time, Ariana posted an official statement about the breakup, describing Miller as ‘one of my best friends in the whole world.’
‘I respect and adore him, and I am grateful to have him in my life in any form, regardless of how our relationship changes or what the universe holds for us,’ she wrote.