Nicki Minaj Pays Tribute to Murdered Cousin on Twitter


Nicki Minaj Pays Tribute to Murdered Cousin on Twitter


Announcing the death of her cousin over the Independence Day weekend, the 'Moment 4 Life' raptress tweets, 'My precious cousin. My baby. Killed last nite.'

While many Americans are celebrating Independence Day on Monday, July 4, Nicki Minaj is mourning the tragic death of her cousin. The "Super Bass" raptress shared the heart-wrenching news on Twitter, revealing that a cousin, whom she refers to as Nicholas, was tragically murdered in Brooklyn, New York.

The 26-year-old MC first tweeted, "Lived in Brooklyn his whole life. My precious cousin. My baby. Killed last nite." Along with the message, she posted a picture of her late cousin. The "Moment 4 Life" hitmaker followed it up with another tweet that read, "*My cousin Nicholas. Also goes by Juse, or @brolicalcoholic* Murdered. Last nite. Near his home. Brooklyn,NY."

After Nicki made the announcement on the social networking site, messages of support from her fans quickly poured in. One in particular wrote, "love to you and fam nicki know how that s**t feels, lost my brother last year..there are some selfish people out there xxx rip," while another tweeted, "sorry for your loss hunX. God will pass his judgment , he is defiantly in a safe place God bless XXx xXX."

Nicki's fans are not the only ones sending their condolences upon hearing the tragic news. Former "American Idol" winner Jordin Sparks was among the first famous names responding to the raptress' tweet. She wrote, "Sending love & prayers to you and your family."

© AceShowbiz.com


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  •  
    Madem chandler
    Jul 05, 2011

    Im sorry babe there are no words that could replace him i lost my nephew two months ago.......time seems to never pass gd luck babe be strong and pray everyday

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    Candesha Arrington
    Jul 05, 2011

    I'm very sorry for the lost of your family member... I know what it's like to lose a member of your family because I just lost one recently.. Just keep your head up and God is with you through good and bad times!!!

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