Posted: 19 February, 2015
by Web Girl Sarah
Nicki Minaj's Tour Manager Stabbed To Death
Nicki Minaj’s tour manager has been stabbed to death following a bar fight – and another member of her team is seriously injured.
Nicki posted the tragic news on her Twitter today, explaining that the team had been in Philadelphia for just two days as they prepared for her European tour.
Police say the men were involved in an argument outside the Che’ Bar & Grill which became violent. The victim, believed to be Nicki’s tour manager De’Von Pickett, 29, was stabbed multiple times in the torso; he later died in hospital.
Another member of her entourage, identified as Eric Parker, 26, by rapper Fabulous, was stabbed in his left arm and left side, police say.
Nicki described the stabbings as "another senseless act of violence that took the life of a great guy. "
Our thoughts are with Nicki and her people.