Categories: Music

August Alsina responds after Jada Pinkett Smith denies relationship

Image source: Instagram – @augustalsina

August Alsina is responding days after Jada Pinkett Smith denied that a relationship occurred between the two. During an interview conducted by Angela Yee, Alsina said that Will Smith gave him his blessing to be with Jada after they transitioned from being in a marriage to life partners.

However, the Smith family denied Alsina’s claim that a romantic relationship took place between the 27-year-old singer and the accomplished actress.

On July 3, Alsina shared his views on Smith’s response by saying that he did not put out false information and all parties were aware. “No one was sideswiped by any conversation, everyone got courtesy calls time in advance.”

In 2015, Jaden Smith introduced Alsina to his mother, Jada Pinkett Smith, at the Wireless Festival in London. Pinkett Smith revealed on her Facebook Watch series “Red Table Talk” in 2018 that she helped Alsina through his journey, but their relationship was strictly platonic.

However, that year, Alsina also wrote a birthday letter to Pinkett Smith and shared it on social media. Many viewed it as a romantic gesture.

“I believe in God’s divine order and you are an example of God’s divinity in it’s covering over my life. A beautifully complex individual you are. I could spend a lifetime decoding you… You’re a little piece of heaven here on earth. The fortune in my cookie.”

Pinkett Smith will get to share her side of the story soon. On July 2, the actress revealed that she would express herself on an upcoming episode of “Red Table Talk.”

A.R. Shaw

A.R. Shaw is an author and journalist who documents culture, politics, and entertainment. He has covered The Obama White House, the summer Olympics in London, and currently serves as Lifestyle Editor for Rolling Out magazine. Shaw's latest book, Trap History, delves into the history and global dominance of Trap music. Follow his journey on TrapHistory.Com, Twitter @arshaw and Instagram @arshaw23.

Published by
A.R. Shaw

Recent Posts

Ex-NBA star Metta World Peace explains why he wouldn’t kneel

Former NBA star Ron Artest joins legend Charles Barkley in supporting the Orlando Magic player who…

37 mins ago

Pod Digital Media founder Gary Coichy making big moves with Angela Yee

Gary Coichy is the founder and head of partnerships for Pod Digital Media. He obtained…

59 mins ago

Frank Ocean’s brother reportedly dies in car accident

Frank Ocean's younger brother reportedly has died in a car accident. Ryan Breaux, 18, passed…

1 hour ago

Atlanta-area high school student loses both parents days apart to coronavirus

A suburban Atlanta high school football player is dedicating his senior year to his parents…

2 hours ago

Michelle Watson has a solution for parents struggling with virtual learning

While some parents have opted not to send their children back to school this fall,…

3 hours ago

Navy SEALs trained K-9s to attack man wearing a Colin Kaepernick jersey (video)

The U.S. Navy SEALs are launching an investigation after video emerged of K-9 dogs being…

3 hours ago