Nicki Minaj had a lucky escape.
Bullets that fired at Tekashi69s music video shoot had entered the rappers dressing room – but she had not arrived at the scene yet.
The news comes after Kanye West confirmed his safety to worried fans after it was reported he was at the mansion where the video was being filmed.
Now, sources close to the production have told TMZ that at least one bullet pierced the window of the master bedroom where Nicki and her crew were set to chill during the video shoot.
The publication claims that the original plan was for Tekashi, also known as Tekashi 6ix9ine, to be in that room, but he decided the day before that the Barbie Dreams hitmaker should have it.
Tekashi was filming a video at an $80 million (£61 million) estate in Beverly Hills on Thursday night when gunshots were reportedly heard ringing out.
According to TMZ, police received a call at 10.25pm and rushed to the shoot.
A witness told the website that eight shots were fired in an apparent drive-by.
One bullet entered a bedroom of the building. Nobody was hurt in the incident.
Production of the music video was halted following the incident as police are continuing to investigate the scene.
50 Cent posted this picture of a bullet hole in a bedroom window at the reported house where Tekashis video was shooting.
On Friday Kanye, who left immediately after the shooting, took to social media to let everyone know he was fine.
Yeezy also confirmed that wife Kim Kardashian and the rest of the family were safe after The Keeping Up With The Kardashians star was forced to evacuate her home after a wildfire ripped through her neighbourhood.
But worried fans were to told exhale and relax as the rapper tweeted: Thank you for everyones prayers. Our family is safe and close.
The commotion at the Tekashi video shoot comes three months after shots were fired near the set of Tekashis video with 50 Cent.
The rappers were filming in Brooklyn when a car is believed to have shown up, with one of its occupants firing off 11 shots.
Tekashi, 22, recently avoided jail time after being sentenced to four years of probation after a child sex case.
The rapper – real name Daniel Hernandez – was handed the sentence by a Manhattan court, he must also complete 1000 hours of community service as well as avoid any involvement with gangs or any further arrests.
He is not required to register as a sex offender and must refrain from posting sexually explicit material or violent images of children or women.
In 2015, Hernandez admitted using a 13-year-old in a sexual act. He made the confession as part of a youth offender plea deal and this case would be closed on good behaviour after two years.
Hernandez was then also required to carry out 300 hours of community service and complete his education (GED).
Hours after his sentencing, one of the rappers crew was shot at a celebration in a restaurant where a brawl broke out.
Metro.co.uk has contacted Nickis rep for comment.
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‘I’m not ready for it to end’: Growing up with Game Of Thrones
By Tom Acres, news reporter
“Winter is coming,” uttered Ned Stark, warning of a seemingly impendin..
By Tom Acres, news reporter
"Winter is coming," uttered Ned Stark, warning of a seemingly impending doom that could change the future of Westeros before audiences had even had much of a chance to get a sense for its present.
Amid all the introductions to the then relatively carefree lives of the characters of Game Of Thrones, it was a bleak hint to those who tuned into the debut episode more than eight years ago that things would soon take a turn for the worse.
But, with sixth form in full flow and still somewhat embarrassingly untrusted with the Sky box PIN required to open my eyes to a world of brutal murder and little modesty, my focus was instead firmly placed on a different – if not similarly menacing – warning: "Exams are coming."
Growing up in a household that required me to make covert visits to a friend to sample the new Grand Theft Auto or other such adult entertainment (sorry, Mum, sometimes it wasn't actually homework), Thrones meant the living room door was kept firmly shut each Monday evening to ensure my younger sister and I were not too easily exposed to the horrors of beheadings and brothels.
"But look how young that girl looks," my sister would likely have thought of Arya Stark, wondering why she was deemed unsuited to watching a show that starred a girl even fresher-faced than the both of us.
Thankfully, once those final school exams were out of the way (German being the Red Wedding of the bunch), university was on the horizon and freedom with it.
Looking back, student hall discussions without Thrones seems akin to Laurel without Hardy, but unlike other university topics of conversation ("How many jaegerbombs was it last night?", "What do you mean the essay is due tomorrow?!"), the goings-on in the Seven Kingdoms has remained the perfect small talk.
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The trainee-lawyer posted a picture of the child, who was born via a surrogate, with the caption "Psalm West".
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The now 38-year-old, who was married to the comedian for two years, said she drove herself to the hospital after slitting her own wrists.
She said: I would have much rather been hit than have to deal with the constant cruel words. He told me I was worthless, that I was absolutely nothing. He was massively paranoid.
Sophie claimed the actor stopped her from leaving the house, and prevented her from speaking to her son Elliott unless he was present in case they sent messages via their eyes.
It was hellish. Its hard to describe in its entirety of how bad it was, she recalled. Mentally I was in a mess. I eventually had a breakdown. I was suicidal. I was also self-harming, cutting my arms and legs.
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