Say what? Jada Pinkett Smith’s rep shot down August Alsina’s declare that the actress had a years-long affair with the singer — along with her husband Will Smith’s blessing.
“Completely not true!” Pinkett Smith’s rep informed Web page Six on Tuesday, June 30.
The “No Love” crooner, 27, dropped the bombshell allegation throughout a wide-ranging interview with The Breakfast Membership cohost Angela Yee revealed on his YouTube channel earlier on Tuesday.
“I truly sat down with Will and had a dialog as a result of transformation from their marriage to life partnership that they’ve spoken on a number of occasions,” he claimed. “He gave me his blessing.”
Alsina defined that the Women Journey star’s son, Jaden Smith, launched them in 2015. The next yr, he joined the Smith household on trip in Hawaii. Alsina and Pinkett Smith, 48, additionally attended the 2017 BET Awards collectively.
“I completely gave myself to that relationship for years of my life, and I really and actually, actually deeply love and have a ton of affection for her,” he informed Yee, 44, in Tuesday’s interview. “I devoted myself to it, I gave my full self to it — a lot so to the purpose that I can die proper now and be OK with understanding that I really gave myself to anyone.”
He continued, “I actually liked an individual. I skilled that and I do know what that appears like — and a few individuals by no means get that on this lifetime. So, I do know that I’m fully blessed. And this dialog is troublesome as a result of … it might be arduous for individuals to know, however as soon as it begins to have an effect on me and my livelihood, I’ve to talk up about my reality.”
When the radio host requested the New Orleans native whether or not it was “disappointing that [Pinkett Smith] by no means addressed” their alleged relationship, he responded, “I actually can’t even get into the considered that as a result of I’m solely liable for myself, proper? I’m solely liable for, you already know, what I do. When I’m repressing and suppressing issues and it begins to have an effect on me, I’ve to handle it. I simply all the time keep stable as a result of I by no means wish to be the particular person to trigger confusion.”
Alsina went on to say that he “actually, genuinely” loves the Smith household and has “actually by no means been in love” in the best way that he was with the Pink Desk Speak host.
Pinkett Smith married the Contemporary Prince of Bel-Air alum, now 51, in 1997. They share Jaden, 21, and daughter Willow Smith, 19. Will can be the daddy of son Trey Smith, 27, together with his ex-wife, Sheree Zampino.
Us Weekly has reached out to Pinkett Smith and Smith’s reps for remark.