As we previously reported, Yung Miami of the rap duo City Girls had 16 gunshots fired at her red Mercedez-Benz G-Class SUV on Tuesday (August 6). 

On Tuesday evening, the 25-year-old pregnant rapper spoke out for the first time since the incident.

Via Instagram, Yung Miami expressed her gratitude for the support that she’s received, and she also let her 1.9 million followers know that she and her unborn child are fine.

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“Thank you, everyone, for your expression of sympathy, prayers, & condolences. Me and baby summer is perfectly fine,” the “Act Up” rapper wrote along with the praying hands and heart emojis.

Yung Miami also received more support from her fans and a few other celebrities in the comment section of her post.

Love & Hip Hop: New York‘s Ju Ju left the rapper two praying hand emojis, and a heart. While La La Anthony commented, “Thank GOD ur ok.”

Yung Miami also re-shared well wishes from Cardi B to her Instagram story. “God got you! You are destined for greatness PERIOD!,” the “Press” rapper wrote.


Glennisha Morgan is a Detroit-bred multimedia journalist and writer. She writes about intersectionality, hip-hop, pop culture, queer issues, race, feminism, and her truth. Follow her on Twitter @GlennishaMorgan.