Kehlani Opens Up About YG Breakup
Written by B87FM on May 9, 2020
Case of the ex.
Scorching off the discharge of her new album It Was Good Till It Wasn’t, Kehlani is opening up about her high-profile relationship with YG. Throughout an interview with “The Breakfast Membership,” the singer received candid about their break up and why she nonetheless has love for him.
Whereas it could have seemed like she rushed into the connection, Kehlani disagreed. “I don’t suppose it was too quick. He mentioned I really like you first,” she revealed. “He’s equivalent to passionate person who I’ll by no means take that away from him. When he cares about one thing, he cares about it.”
The couple went public with their romance throughout New York Vogue Week in September, however they have been associates previous to that. Actually, YG was one of many first folks within the business to “shoot their shot” together with her. “That’s the place the joke got here from about 5 years within the making,” mentioned Kehlani. “That’s an inside joke that we had with one another that I believe folks took manner too critical.”
They bonded over their related backgrounds and experiences. When Kehlani first moved to L.A., she tried to stay centered on music and never get distracted by different temptations. “Anyone that got here my manner, I used to be like, ‘Completely not. Let me simply hold the music poppin’.’ And it seems I ended proper with the individual that received at me first.”
Their relationship hit a bump when YG was seen kissing one other girl on digicam exterior a Halloween social gathering, however that wasn’t their first breakup. “We had already made it by way of the skin the membership factor,” she mentioned. “We had damaged up a pair instances simply from me personally being like, ‘OK, that is simply an excessive amount of. The life is simply too loopy, everyone’s too in my enterprise, every little thing’s too turnt up. I simply want to relax.’”
Issues received higher earlier than they abruptly received worse. On Valentine’s Day, they launched their collaboration “Konclusions,” which was the identical day they ended their relationship. “After all, I didn’t count on it to go unhealthy, however it went unhealthy that day,” she mentioned.
She found that YG was dishonest after seeing his cellphone. “I’ve seen his cellphone and there simply was issues that I simply didn’t must see that weren’t floor stage issues. They have been very deep and complex and I felt like, ‘Oh, possibly I must take a step again as a result of I don’t suppose we’re on the identical web page as this.’”
He apologized by filling her garden with roses and whereas they don’t communicate, they continue to be cordial. “We’re not on any kind of unhealthy phrases. I want him the very best, he needs me the very best, it’s nothing however love.”
Kehlani addresses the breakup on “Valentine’s Day (Shameful)” in addition to her new album It Was Good Till It Wasn’t, which options appearances from Jhené Aiko, Tory Lanez, James Blake, Fortunate Daye, and extra.