Millie Bobby Brown, 14, defends friendship with rapper Drake, 31

Millie Bobby Brown and Drake

Afterwards, many people on the internet questioned if the friendship between the two is healthy, with some going as far as to accuse Drake of "grooming" the young star.

Drake is 31 and Brown is 14.

It was a surprise to the world when Drake dropped his latest album "Scorpion" without any notice, but Millie Bobby Brown was one of the lucky few who appeared to know all about it as she was gifted her very own "Scorpion" merch.

She continued: "I'm very blessed to have fantastic people in my life".

Millie Bobby Brown was gifted Drake merch ahead of his "Scorpion" album launch.

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Her comments raised eyebrows with social media users, who found it unusual that a 14-year-old would be having such exchanges with a 31-year-old, and Millie has now defended their friendship. "U guys are weird... for real (sic)", she wrote in a note posted on her Instagram Stories. U guys are weird.

"The" Stranger Things" star also added that they said "I miss you" to each other and she would meet up with him when he comes to Atlanta where they film the Netflix hit.

While on the red carpet at the Emmy Awards on Monday, the Stranger Things actress opened up about their friendship to Access Hollywood, saying he recently texted her saying "I miss you so much" and that he gives her dating advice.

This comes after Millie revealed that she and Drake are friends and have been for a while. It's nice to have people who understand what I do. Millie seems concerned that people believe there's more to their relationship than just advice and wisdom. You don't get to choose that for me. Their friendship goes back a while after both realized that they were fans of the other, reaching out and becoming close buds. Back in April at the Time 100 Gala, Brown gushed to ET's Nischelle Turner about Cardi B.

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