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Thousands Gather In Pittsburgh To Support Mac Miller

Mac Miller fans showed overwhelming support at the late rappers vigil.

Thousands of fans gathered at local Pittsburgh park, Blue Slide Park, to mourn the loss of Mac Miller.

According to Complex, a local label, Nightfall Records, organized the vigil and the turnout was incredible.

Gabriella DeLuca on Twitter

The city painted the blue slide in #BlueSlidePark to honor Mac Miller for tonight's vigil. There are a few hundred people here & the vigil hasn't started yet @WPXI

Justin Merriman on Twitter

Mourners join together to sing along to 'Knock Knock' during a vigil for Pittsburgh rapper @MacMiller on Tuesday evening. https://t.co/9YrqVsYMHH

Jessie Wardarski on Twitter

Fans light candles and sing to Rapper Mac Miller's music during a vigil held after the 26-year-old's death on Friday. @PGVisuals @PittsburghPG #pittsburgh #MacMiller #vigil https://t.co/cVvkrIBdbj

David Highfield on Twitter

Organizer estimates 22-hundred people have gathered so far at #BlueSlidePark to remember the life of #MacMiller, and the crowd continues to grow. #vigil #RIP @KDKA https://t.co/lj9zRONgTe

Mac’s grandparents even made an appearance and his grandmother said a few words in honor of her grandson.

Jessie Wardarski on Twitter

Mac Miller's grandmother speaks at a vigil held for him at Blue Slide Park in Squirrel Hill Sept. 11, 2018. "He loves you all, he loves Pittsburgh and everything you have done for him." The 26-year-old passed away on Friday. @PGVisuals @PittsburghPG https://t.co/wiVd6mftkq https://t.co/OPCxtOyZWQ

Prayers to Mac’s family and friends as they endure this tragedy, prayers up!

 

Written by Christopher Schweitzer
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