Ashanti and Nelly always kept the details of their relationship away from the press, leaving many fans wondering just when they were even together and why they finally split last year. And though both artists have skirted around the issue of the split over the past year, Ashanti finally decide to give fans some insight into why she and Nelly split.
During a recent interview with Hot 97, Ashanti discussed her long love affair with Nelly and hinted that it was her trust issues with Nelly that ultimately brought about their relationship’s demise.
“As a woman, when a man is out doing [his] thing, a woman is not taking everything so serious, even though the guy might be like, ‘I’m serious,’ ” Ashanti said.
“He was very, very genuine and very, very sincere. I will give him that. From the start, I was leery,” she added.
But that isn’t all that Ashanti had to say about Nelly. Read the rest of what she had to say about their relationship after the cut. –nicholas robinson