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Wale Pens a Heartfelt Message About Brotherhood After Speaking With Meek Mill

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Wale attends the 2015 'Keep A Child Alive' Black Ball at Hammerstein Ballroom on Nov. 5, 2015 in New York City. 

Since entering prison last November, Meek Mill has received support from a number of public figures and celebrities, including his MMG labelmate Wale, who spoke with the embattled rapper recently and penned a short message about their brotherhood on Wednesday (April 11).

"Spoke to my dawg for grip Yesterday," Wale wrote in a caption under an old photo of him and Meek. "It’s funny how nobody knows how close we are or what we been through. It’s really deeper than rap." 

The two MMG rappers had a very public spat in 2014 when Meek called out the D.C. native for not promoting his then-upcoming album Dreams Worth More Than Money.

"Wale just ain't gone tweet a thing about my album.... He's been hating on me long time now ...don't even text me cornball!  #UNOTMMG," Meek wrote, prompting Wale to respond with a lengthy message detailing the times he supported Meek but felt like the support wasn't reciprocated. However, the pair has since worked through their problems, and with Meek behind bars, Wale says they're able to look past their problems and prepare for the future.

"We look back and laugh at the dumb shyt and we welcome the endless possibilities of our future with open arms. The silver lining in this fucked up situation is the clarity and wisdom he has gained," he added. Later in the post, Wale admits he's "grateful for the ups and downs because God /Universe will bless you directly and indirectly. Ill see u real soon my brova. Ps. I always feel weird about saying 'free____' because the body can be captured but the mind can remain elusive when there is clarity."

Recently, New England Patriots owner Robert Kaft paid Meek Mill a visit and said he was left "impressed" after meeting with the rapper. "He’s very intelligent," he told reporters. "And makes it clear to me we have to do something with criminal justice reform."

View Wale's post below.

 

Spoke to my dawg for grip Yesterday ... it’s funny how nobody knows how close we are or what we been through. It’s really deeper than rap . We look back and laugh at the dumb shyt and we welcome the endless possibilities of our future with open arms . The silver lining in this fucked up situation is the clarity and wisdom he has gained. The silver lining for me is realizing what(or who) is real. I the end there barely is a silver lining in such an unjust situation but the conversation we’ve been having have inspired me on levels I deemed unattainable at one point. I’m grateful for the ups and downs because God /Universe will bless you directly and indirectly . Ill see u real soon my brova. Ps. I always feel weird about saying “free____” because the body can be captured but the mind can remain elusive when there is clarity.

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