Meek Mills first night of freedom, after being released on bail, was "straight out of a movie," said close friends, and such a whirlwind that the rapper said he was "afraid that I would wake up and it was all a dream. "
The rapper, who had been imprisoned for two to four years for minor probation but had been bailed by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Tuesday while waiting for his conviction to be lifted, left Smooth out of jail by helicopter to a Philadelphia 76ers game, was reunited with his 6-year-old son and was congratulated by stars like Jay-Z and Kevin Hart.
A friend who was with Meek on Tuesday said: "He flew to the right From the prison to the 76ers game, when he was walking in the stadium, he was still in his prison clothes, it was just like something out of a movie showered in the locker room, his personal barber appeared to shave him and someone arrived with brand new clothes. "
Meek was brought into play by 76ers co-owner Michael Rubin, who flew him into town Philly in his private helicopter and insisted that Meek rang the bell before the big game.
The friend continued, "It was like a whirlwind, it literally disappeared from the jail for an hour, people were pouring in the locker room to congratulate Meek, including the entire Villanova basketball team, and Meek told them that they were such an inspiration to him when he saw their games in the house, then came Kevin Hart, a friend of Meek , in and it was pandemonium They hugged and joked around.
"Meek phoned Jay-Z a couple of times last night, saying Jay was grateful he was not there, and they talked about it, that there is much more to be done to help other innocent people who are being held captive by the criminal justice system. The climax for Meek – who had served on bail five months before his release – was with his 6-year-old son Papi, reuniting his mother shortly before the game, said the friend. "Meek has said, one of his greatest moments Life was when his son arrived there and they were reunited. It was very emotional. "
Meek had previously told Page Six from prison that he had barely seen his son in prison because he did not want Papi to see him there, and he feared his son would fight because he could not
The friend continued, "Then there was an announcement in the arena that brought Meek home, and the whole place went wild, He rang the bell and the game went down.
"At half-time, Meek went to the owners' living rooms with his son and Michael and there was a lot of love." Meek took pictures with every single person who asked him to hug people he had never met before. 19659002] After the game, Meek and a small group made their way to the Philly Restaurant Buddakan, which had remained open for so long to have its first dinner. Meek ate sea bass and a lot of other food sent to him by the chef. He left the restaurant around 2am, but that was not the end of the night, we are told.
The friend added, "Meek did not sleep last night, there was so much feeling, he went home, but he was so emotional and it was so surreal he told me," I lay down and closed mine Eyes and I were afraid that I would wake up and it was all a dream. "