Lil Nas X’s Father Defends Him Against Claims He Doesn’t Help His Mother
Written by B87FM on April 16, 2021
Lil Nas X’s father is coming to his protection.
Earlier within the week, video surfaced of what seems to be Nas’ mom homeless on the streets of Atlanta begging for cash. With out figuring out the complete story, social media critics slammed the “Montero” rapper for not caring for his mother and getting her assist regardless of all his success.
However his father received’t enable his son to be disparaged. Taking to Instagram on Thursday (April 15), Robert Stafford praised Nas because the “best child” and addressed his mom’s sophisticated battle with drug habit.
“Regardless of what folks say @lilnasx is the best child a mum or dad will be BLESSED with,” he wrote. “Though his mother is in a wrestle with an habit she’s STILL a QUEEN and he goes by way of nice lengths to ensure we’re caring for. Those that have members of the family and associates coping with habit understands that there ain’t sufficient cash you may throw at this example to make it proper.”
Stafford stated he felt the necessity to communicate out as a result of folks had been making an attempt to color a false narrative. “I dont often tackle private points publicly however felt like this must be,” he added. “Please be part of us in holding her in your PRAYERS. And to these on the market making an attempt to create a false story you wont prosper.”
Nas has not addressed the video, however in an interview with Selection final yr, he spoke about his estranged relationship together with his mom, whereas revealing that he tried to get her right into a restoration program. “I by no means actually speak about my mother. She’s an addict so we don’t have the closest relationship,” he stated. “Even making an attempt to get her higher — issues didn’t fairly work out. However there’s nonetheless love.”
He additionally opened up about his newfound relationship with fame. “The most important shock of changing into globally well-known? On the skin, all people loves you — however on the within, all the pieces [feels] the identical.”
Nas earned his second No. 1 on the Billboard Sizzling 100 this month with “Montero (Name Me By Your Identify).” On Tuesday, he introduced that the tune was being faraway from streaming companies. Nevertheless, the difficulty seems to have been resolved.