Singer August Alsina opened up about his long-rumored affair with Jada Pinkett Smith throughout an interview with Angela Lee on June 30. Not solely did the 27-year-old affirm he dated Jada, 48, however Alsina additionally mentioned that he did so together with her husband Will Smith’s blessing.
At across the 16:30 mark of the hour-long interview, Alsina, who first met the Women Journey actress by means of her son, Jaden Smith, at a pageant in 2015, discusses the backlash he acquired whereas it was rumored that he had a bootleg affair with Jada. He mentioned:
“Folks can have no matter concepts that they like. However what I’m not OK with is my character being in query. Opposite to what some individuals could consider, I’m not a troublemaker. I don’t like drama. Drama really makes me nauseous. I additionally don’t assume that it’s ever-important for individuals to know what I do, who I sleep with, who I date, proper?”
“However on this occasion, there are such a lot of people who find themselves side-eyeing me… I’ve misplaced cash, friendships, relationships behind it. And I feel it’s as a result of individuals don’t essentially know the reality. However I’ve by no means carried out something flawed. I really like these individuals (Will and Jada) They’re stunning individuals.”
“I really sat down with Will and had a dialog,” Alsina continued. “He gave me his blessing. And I completely gave myself to that relationship for years of my life, and I actually and actually, actually, deeply liked and have a ton of affection for her (Jada). I devoted myself to it. I gave my full self to it. A lot in order that I can die proper now, and be OK figuring out that I absolutely gave myself to any individual. Some individuals by no means get that on this lifetime.”
Alsina Beforehand Denied His Track ‘Nunya’ was About Jada
In his music video for the track, “Nunya,” which was launched in 2019, he sings, “You bought me feeling prefer it was an act, you’re simply an actress/Placing on a present ’trigger you don’t need the world to know,” whereas the video exhibits a shot of a textual content message from a love curiosity listed as “Koren,” which is Jada’s center title.
Nevertheless, on the time, Alsina denied the track was about Jada. He wrote on Instagram, “To Readability, The Track will not be about Jada. It’s merely JUST A SONG , & a free inventive expression of a made up narrative already put in place by its ORIGINAL format. Thankyou for your whole love across the music & extra is to return however please know that Me & my BEST (@jadapinkettsmith )are good!!! & We are going to all the time be, 4Life!”
Alsina Beforehand Deleted His Romantic Posts About Jada on Instagram
Alsina, who was 6.three million followers on Instagram, shared loving tributes to Jada on Instagram earlier than receiving backlash on-line for the affair and deleting the posts.
On Jada’s birthday in 2018, Alsina wrote a tribute to her on Instagram which additional speculated rumors of their affair.
He known as Jada “a superbly complicated particular person,” who “I️ might spend a lifetime decoding. Thanks in your laughter. Thanks for seeing my coronary heart and character & not measuring me based mostly upon what I️ come from. You see me for who I’m & what I’m gonna be, even after I️ can’t see ME. Thanks for difficult me each day. You’re Somewhat piece of heaven right here on earth.”
Alsina referred to Jada as “The Fortune in my cookie. The Vet to my Rookie. You’re LOVE personified. There hasn’t been sufficient diction created to articulate or categorical the capability of my love for you.”
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