Sean Paul is rubbishing an age-old rumor that the rationale he by no means carried out with Beyonce was as a result of Jay-Z had stopped her.
In an interview with OnStage’s Winford Williams, he stated that he carried out a complete of 4 occasions, together with as soon as at Reggae Sumfest with Beyonce and that there is no such thing as a life to the rumor which appeared to counsel that the Jamaican may need been too attractive for Beyonce and he may need stolen her from Jay-Z.
Sean Paul stated, “nothing of the kind, when individuals stated Jay-Z was jealous I had stated in sure interviews that I don’t know if the truth that we didn’t carry out very a lot or that after we did carry out, issues occurred, just like the MTV awards in Europe there was an enormous drawback that yr when the pro-tool skipped and proper when it was my half so I don’t if these issues precipitated individuals to have rumors,” he stated.
He added that there is no such thing as a dangerous blood between him and Jay-Z. “I knew Jay-Z earlier than I knew Beyonce and I’d additionally executed a tune with him earlier than I did “Child Boy” along with her, so for me it was one thing that blew up, it was an enormous attractive tune you understand.”
That is the second time that Sean Paul is clearing up those pesky Jay-Z jealousy rumors over the previous couple months.
Sean Paul on being slighted by Grammys on the peak of his profession
In the meantime, Sean Paul additionally spoke about his expertise being within the music business for twenty years as he recalled his expertise gathering his first Grammy for his Dutty Rock album for Greatest Reggae Album, which he says left him feeling snubbed by the Recording Academy. The artist disclosed that on the night time of the occasion, which noticed him successful an award, he was earlier within the night time not allowed within the constructing!”
“To let you know the reality, I wasn’t allowed within the constructing which was a bizarre factor to me and it kinda show to me that they don’t see this style as something which is disappointing regardless that Dutty Rock had bought 7 million and in addition that it was affecting different individuals’s music and there have been numerous rappers gravitating in the direction of it, sounding and utilizing the sounds to make it sound just like the tracks I used to be utilizing and it was promoting quite a bit and I used to be competing with these large artists…[I was] strolling on the purple carpet and we spoke and proper after we end, I used to be told- ‘okay that’s your caravan over there’, it was upsetting to me that night time and I by no means actually spoke about it earlier than till late final yr, I felt snubbed, pushed below the carpet.”
“When different music turns into big wherever it’s from it’s celebrated on the Grammys and so they’re given a seat on the Staple’s Middle however I didn’t have a seat. I used to be watching Black Eye Peas with 5 individuals stroll previous on the carpet and go inside and my administration and mi sit down in a caravan,” Sean Paul stated.
Sean Paul stated that he later carried out with artist Sting and he felt slighted by the Grammys, particularly when he made the speech which he stated was not broadcasted on the principle display screen.
He added that he has develop into cautious of the awards exhibits since that bitter expertise, however that didn’t cease him from persevering with to creating good music. “It’s nice to get accolades and be awarded and get acknowledged however that’s probably not what I do it for, I do it for the music…”