“Janelle doesn’t like anyone trying to normalize her,” says Jidenna, a signee to Wondaland Records, the Atlanta-based Epic imprint she launched in 2015.“She’s always in my ear like, ‘Don’t try to fit in anywhere.
You can expect the dynamic duo to bring some major power to Sochi, but despite their obvious charisma, they’re not a couple. ] Chock is dating fellow ice dancer Deividas Stagniunas, and Bates is single. Zhang says her perfect mate would be both athletic and funny, while Bartholomay says he looks for quiet, down-to-earth, and overall fun people.Mac has referred to the singer as his "homey" in interviews, while Ariana has recently played coy when talking about the rapper. It's always dope making music with him," the pop princess, who was giving an interview about make-up, told .When quizzed about their relationship status, Ariana laughed, saying: "I love my MAC lipstick.Following her split from Big Sean, a representative said: "They both deeply care for each other and remain close friends." Ariana later added: "I'm good at making the best out of something.It also wasn't that hard for me, because we're friends.People respect authenticity more than anything.’ ”Growing up poor in Kansas City, Kan., fitting in was next to impossible for Monae.