Post Malone Responds To Trolls Who “Wished Death” On Him After Dramatic Plane Incident
22 August 2018, 12:14
The rapper's plane was forced to make an emergency landing.
Post Malone has responded after the private jet was flying on was forced to make an emergency landing.
The 'Beerbongs & Bentleys' rapper was flying from New Jersey to London ahead of his performance at Reading and Leeds Festival this weekend when his plane reportedly blew two tyres.
The plane was diverted to New York, but was forced to circle in the air for several hours to burn off fuel before making the emergency landing. None of the passengers were harmed.
Carrying 16 people, including the 'Candy Paint' rapper and his entourage, the jet landed safely at Stewart International Airport following the frightening incident.
Upon landing, Post - real name Austin Post - thanked his fans for their prayers and slammed people who allegedly "wished death" upon him during the incident.
i landed guys. thank you for your prayers. can't believe how many people wished death on me on this website. fuck you. but not today— Beerbongs & Bentleys (@PostMalone) August 21, 2018
Speaking to TMZ after the dramatic ordeal, Post admitted "I f**king hate flying."
"We took off and apparently there was a sensor in the back that flipped out, and we landed. Then we took off again and we heard the tyre pop, and I don’t know if it was smoke or whatever [was] coming in…"
"I was like “Sh*t, this is not good at all”". He said that he sent out a mass text to his family and friends just in case the worst scenario happened, before adding that he was in need of a beer.
On Monday night, the rapper won the award for 'Best Song' at the MTV VMAs for his collaboration with 21 Savage, 'rockstar'.