Irv Gotti says that she and Ashanti’s love affair was the inspiration for this song. That record came about because of ‘Our Energy’. Irv Gotti is sharing intimate details about his relationship with Ashanti, he claims. That he just recorded one of his biggest hits after having sex.
He Explained to Knorr and DJ EFN
The Murder Inc. Boss addressed their relationship during his recent appearance on Drink Champs. He explained to Knorr and DJ EFN how their alleged undercover romance inspired Ashanti’s 2002 hit “Happy”. According to Irv Gotti, Ashanti really benefited from the relationship.
Ashanti’s Irv Gotti said before telling this?
It helped her,” Ashanti’s Irv Gotti said before explaining how “happy.” “We just finished sleeping together or whatever. I’m taking a shower, I’m taking a shower.”, you know an n #### creative after sex. I think about the whole track in the shower.” After this Irv Gotti called him on the phone with his producer C#### Santana to sing a raga to him. He later laid the track in the studio with hope. “Power. That record came about because of ‘our energy,’ he claimed.
Her alleged affair with Ashanti is a thing of the past
However, according to Irv Gotti, he doesn’t seem to remember that energy, “not anymore,” at least. The producer claims that he “has gone beyond her,” and that his alleged affair with Ashanti is a thing of the past. “I honestly don’t give a single f###,” he said. “I’m Dr. Dre, been there, he did. And the girl sitting next to me, I don’t want to tell her not to cuddle, but she’s in her 20s and ridiculously hot.
Irv Gotti says he is over turmoil
Irv Gotti also stated that the reason for the R&B singer’s refusal to acknowledge his past intimate relationships is that he is not involved in his new BET documentary. Despite trying to get her on the project several times, Irv explained. “She’s never going to do that.” “Because she would never say she loved me. She never said we were together,” he said, and later claimed they were together. Every day” for like two years except the day she was with Nelly.
Soon after the Drink, Champs interview aired
Meanwhile, Ashanti is reunited with her former longtime love Nelly in Oakland on Friday night. They performed their collaboration “Body on Me” shortly after the Drink Champs interview aired. In it, Irv Gotti claims, that he learned about Ashanti and Nelly’s relationship from watching a basketball game on TV. It all went downhill when she was “in love” with the singer. Watch the clip below and the Drink Champs episode at the end of the article.