Questlove, Missy Elliott, Tevin Campbell, Joe Budden & More React To Kim Porter's Death
Update: Al B. Sure! has responded to the death of Kim Porter. Sure! is the father of Porter’s oldest son Quincy Brown.
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Kim Porter died at 47.
Kim Porter, a model, actress and mother of four children (three of which were with Diddy) was found dead in her Los Angeles home Thursday.
Authorities reportedly received a call to Porter’s Toluca Lake home around noon, and the emergency dispatch audio call came in as a patient in cardiac arrest.
Sources told TMZ that she’d been suffering from pneumonia for several weeks. The cause of death is unclear.
Diddy’s rep Cindi Berger released a statement to TMZ saying, “Sadly, I can confirm the passing of Kim Porter. I ask that you give the families privacy at this time.”
Numerous celebrities have expressed their condolences to Porter’s family.
“Yo man….heart goes out to the family,” Questlove tweeted.
Yo man…. heart goes out to the family https://t.co/XXsO3W7Cag
— Questlove (In E flat) (@questlove) November 15, 2018
“This is so heartbreaking. Lord please give her kids & her whole family strength,” Missy Elliott also tweeted.
This is so heartbreaking😥 Lord please give her kids & her whole family strength 😥🙏🏾https://t.co/vJprHqw0ZZ
— Missy Elliott (@MissyElliott) November 15, 2018
Keke Palmer also offered a heartfelt post to Porter on Instagram.
“We would laugh and talk and you would tell me everything I needed to learn, never holding back and always keeping it fun,” Palmer wrote. “I enjoyed our talks and you opening your home to me, your cooking that you promised to teach me and I mourn at the reality that now you never will. You really meant a lot to me, you maybe didn’t know all I was going through but your companionship was very important in my life.”
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I am in complete shock, I literally have no words. I am so disheartened by this news today and even more so because I have not seen you in awhile. We lived so close at one time that I would walk to your house in the afternoons and spend all day with you. Always leaving with a gift or something that you’d given me. We would laugh and talk and you would tell me everything I needed to learn, never holding back and always keeping it fun! I enjoyed our talks and you opening your home to me, your cooking that you promised to teach me and I mourn at the reality that now you never will. You really meant a lot to me, you maybe didn’t know all I was going through but your companionship was very important in my life. I will always cherish those memories … 😢 Rest In Peace ❤️
Porter gave birth to her oldest son Quincy with Al B. Sure in 1991. She’d later have Christian Casey Combs and twins Jessie James Combs and D’Lila Star Combs with Diddy.
Porter was also an accomplished model, appearing on the cover pages of Elle and Marie Claire, as well as being the muse for brands like Tommy Hilfiger and Revlon.
See other reactions below.
Totally shocked. Kim Porter has left us. Too young. Nothing but memories of her, my lil bro and I goofing around in the lab with Al B. Heartfelt prayers/condolences to the family especially the kids. Sad.
— Tevin Campbell (@tevincampbelll) November 15, 2018
R.I.P. Kim Porter 🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿 prayers up for the family
— juicy j (@therealjuicyj) November 15, 2018
My lord… please pray for this family! This hit me so hard…. 🙏🏽🙏🏿🙏🏾 https://t.co/WNnnk0u4jc
— The Old Man (@oldmanebro) November 15, 2018
God be with her beautiful beautiful family. 😓 https://t.co/VFLJFenxTk
— Kehlani (@Kehlani) November 15, 2018
RIP Kim Porter smh
— Joe Budden (@JoeBudden) November 15, 2018