The "Attention" star then became quite tearful, as he said "I always thought I'd be the one to help him get clean and to lead him onto the path of a good, clean, sober life". According to Powers, Grande had a positive influence on Miller when they were dating.
Following Miller's death, Puth, known for collaborating with Wiz Khalifa on the song See You Again, tweeted to say he had texted the rapper's phone. "There was no one in his life more ready to go to the wall for him when it came to him being sober", Powers added. At one point, he even credited the late rapper's ex-girlfriend, Ariana Grande, for being "unbelievably involved and helpful" with Miller's sobriety journey.
Mac Miller's untimely death at 26 last week has ushered in a torrent of support, love, and memorializing from his peers in the music world and beyond. A friend claims that Grande wanted him to be healthy more than anything else.
At a tour stop in Chicago, as The Faderpoints out, Childish Gambino offered his take on Miller's death as well, pausing the show for a heartfelt musing on how the two complemented each other through the years. He was found unresponsive around noon on Friday, September 7, in a bedroom at his San Fernando Valley home and was pronounced dead at the scene.
Speaking to E! News, the 26-year-old singer said: "We talked nearly every day and I don't get a lot of friends who come into my life who I hit it off with so quickly". The L.A. County Coroner is still awaiting toxicology results, reports TMZ.
Family members of Flight 93, some of their voices breaking, read aloud the names of the 40 passengers and crew members who died. Ceremonies are also being held at the 9/11 Memorial plaza on the World Trade Center site in New York City.
ET (0900 GMT), according to the NHC, which warned it would be "an extremely risky major hurricane" through Thursday night. Florence is now a Category 4 storm, packing 130 mile-per-hour winds, according to an 11 a.m. update from the U.S.
The race at the top is incredibly tight and could certainly be affected by what happens at the Tour Championship in two weeks. Bradley would calmly tapped in for par on the first playoff hole after Rose bogied to capture his first title in six years.
But on Monday, the White House reasserted its interest in studying whether any laws were broken by the explosive op-ed's author. President Trump said on Friday that Department of Justice should try to identify the op-ed writer.
Never was that more apparent than the game that stood out on this evening, with Djokovic serving while down 4-3 in the second set. He broke Djokovic back with some brilliant movement on the court, leaving Djokovic stranded to take the third set back on serve.
An estimated 250,000 more people from the northern Outer Banks were due to be sent to higher ground starting Tuesday at midday. Florence could bring a deadly coastal storm surge, and inland flooding as far north as Virginia, the NHC said.
Of course, there's always the possibly of a shocking "One more thing", but true shocks are no longer easy for Apple to pull off. If rumoura are to be believed, Apple will launch a 5.8-inch and 6.5-inch model named the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max .
Uefa president Aleksander Ceferin had played down media reports on the subject when speaking to journalists in Monaco last month. European football's governing body would like to introduce a third club cup competition by 2021, but was short on details.
The U.S.is now its 10th year of economic growth, and in its longest period of growth with 95 straight months of job creation. Later that same day, Council of Economic Advisers Chairman Kevin Hassett said the president was wrong.
The WTA is calling for fair treatment of women's players and coaching to be allowed across tennis in the aftermath of the U.S. In a nice gesture, Djokovic consoled del Potro moments after he was seen weeping in his chair.
Yzerman to step back from Lightning GM role, report says
The stunning turn of events comes days before the Lightning open training camp following a trip to the Eastern Conference final. Yzerman, 53, was first connected to the Red Wings' GM job when he worked in the team's front office from 2006-2010.
GOLDSTEIN: Ford should have waited to cut council
The premier was set to respond to the ruling at noon, but the judge has noted that he was certain the losing party would appeal. Kristyn Wong-Tam said many council candidates held off registering in the 25-ward system pending the outcome of the court case.
Florence set to become major hurricane, aims at US Southeast
Either way, it appears the storm will be close enough to bring damaging winds and torrential rainfall across a large region. The National Weather Center warned of unsafe rip currents in popular tourist areas like Virginia Beach and the Outer Banks.
Trump mocks Obama for doubting his economic plan
Hassett kicked off the presser by displaying several charts that he claimed showed positive numbers for the economy under Trump. The economy grew at a 4.2 percent rate in the second quarter, the best performance in almost 4 years.
USA stocks to watch as Hurricane Florence approaches
Forecasters cautioned, though, Florence could impact anywhere from northern Florida to north of the Washington, D.C., area. Hurricane Isaac - which late Sunday became the fifth hurricane of the season - is heading west towards the Caribbean.
Trump and Apple now at war
Auto industry analyst Ed Kim told the Guardian that Trump's tariffs have, effectively, ruined Ford's plan for the Focus. Apple didn't immediately respond to a request for comment.