Jada Pinkett Smith's 'Entanglement' With August Alsina Just Got Even Messier

Written by on July 19, 2020

Jada Pinkett Smith’s “entanglement” with August Alsina positive is getting twisty. 

After the “Purple Desk Speak” host confirmed that she’d had a secret relationship with the R&B singer whereas she was nonetheless married to Will Smith, describing their connection as an “entanglement,” he’s now launched a track referencing their romance. 

And guess what it’s known as? Yep, “Entanglements.” Alsina dropped the brand new observe that includes an help from rapper Rick Ross on Saturday, and it’s a transparent sendup of the drama with the Smith household. 

“The definition of entanglement/ It’s whenever you tangled within the sheets/ Lady I do know that we don’t name it a relationship/ However you’re nonetheless fuckin’ with me,” he sings within the opening of the track. “Entanglements, is whenever you tangled in them sheets/ Entanglements, is whenever you’re snarled with me/ Entanglements, is whenever you’re gettin’ in too deep/ Tousled with me, tangled in them sheets.” 

August Alsina and Jada Pinkett Smith at the 2017 BET Awards.

August Alsina and Jada Pinkett Smith on the 2017 BET Awards.

Elsewhere within the track, Alsina addresses a lady who “left your man to fuck with me, simply to pay him again,” later singing, “That ain’t my lady, however I received the important thing to the crib and to your automotive (To the crib and to her coronary heart).” 

Ross, in the meantime, takes the much less refined method, dropping references to Pinkett Smith’s movie “The Matrix: Reloaded” and her previous relationship with Tupac Shakur. 

“Jaded by her magnificence, however her repute actual stable,” he raps on the track. 

Pinkett Smith confirmed she pursued a relationship with Alsina whereas separated from her husband, explaining that they broke up inside their marriage following a interval of unhappiness. 

Of their “Purple Desk Speak” sit down, the couple appeared to counsel that Will Smith additionally had his justifiable share of dalliances. 

“We have been over,” Pinkett Smith stated to Smith about what sparked their separation. 

He added, “I used to be completed along with your ass. … We determined we have been going to separate for a time period, and also you go determine the way to make your self glad, and I’ll determine the way to make myself glad.”

Throughout the dialog, Pinkett Smith repeatedly used the phrase “entanglement” to explain her reference to Alsina, which has since spawned many a meme throughout social media. Smith, nevertheless, pushed her to acknowledge that it was a full-fledged relationship. 

However Alsina doesn’t appear to thoughts the categorization, telling Vulture in an interview revealed earlier this week that the phrase is definitely well-suited to their state of affairs. 

“If you happen to lookup the definition of ‘entanglement,’ it’s a complicated and tough relationship. It was precisely that,” he informed the outlet. “I feel it’s simply the language that in all probability caught out to individuals. However I positively should agree with it being an entanglement. It positively was one thing sophisticated, an advanced dynamic.”

 Take heed to “Entanglements” beneath. 


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