A Look Inside Cazzie David and Mac Miller’s Close Friendship

Cazzie David and Mac Miller
Cazzie David (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images) | Mac Miller (Photo by Dale Berman/Getty Images for MTV)

The world watched as Ariana Grande and Pete Davidson dominated entertaiment news with their quickly established and very public relationship.

The two celebrities seemed to have moved on from their most recent relationships but their ex’s were still coping with the heartbreak.

Davidson’s ex, Cazzie David, and Grande’s ex, Mac Miller, developed a bond as they both dealt with the aftermath of breakup.

It has been reported that this unlikely duo became quickly became friends and remained close up until Miller’s tragic passing.

They helped each other get through their breakups

Soon after Mac Miller and Cazzie David’s relationships ended, the two celebrities tried to cope with the heartbreak on their own.

In May 2018, David and Miller both became single after being in two year relationships.

Mac Miller dated the pop songstress, Ariana Grande while Cazzie David dated Saturday Night Live comedian Pete Davidson.

As Miller and David tried to keep their pain off of social media and deal with the pain on their own, they decided to help each other get through the aftermath of their breakups.

“Cazzie and Mac never met but started speaking because of Ariana and Pete’s relationship,” a source reveled. “[They] leaned on each other.”

Both just got out of two-year relationships

The world could easily see how much Mac Miller was in love with Ariana Grande.

From August 2016 to May 2018, Mac Miller and Ariana Grande spent every waking moment together and their relationship was more than just two people dating.

Fans could easily see that Miller and Grande were more than just boyfriend and girlfriend, they were best friends.

Cazzie David began dating Pete Davidson in 2016 and was known for always sharing cute photos of them to Instagram.

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After their relationships came to an end, Mac Miller and Cazzie David remained relatively quiet about their splits.

David never public announced that she and Davidson had called it quits but Mac Miller touched upon his breakup briefly.

While being interviewed at Marie Claire Australia, Miller spoke about his split from Ariana Grande.

He stated, “I was in love with somebody. We were together for two years,” he said. “We worked through good times, bad times, stress and everything else. And then it came to an end and we both moved on. And it’s that simple. It’s all positive energy. I am happy for her and [the fact that she’s] moving forward with her life, just as I’m sure she is with me.”

David helped Miller’s family through a difficult time

On September 7, 2018, Mac Miller died of a drug overdose while in his home.

Fans around the world were left shocked and close family and friends of the rapper couldn’t believe he was gone.

Even though Cazzie David never met Mac Miller in person, she made sure to send her condolences to his family shortly after hearing the news of his death.

David soon became close with Mac Miller’s mother, Karen Meyers, and the two formed a special friendship just like she did with Mac Miller.

“It’s still a relatively new friendship, and primarily limited to social media, but Cazzie and Karen think very highly of each other,” a source told E! News. “Cazzie reached out to Karen with her condolences after Mac died and since then she and Karen have been exchanging messages.”

Cazzie David recently accompanied Karen Meyers to the 2019 Grammy Awards on Mac Miller’s behalf.