In 2012, Nas made a guest appearance as Minaj’s love interest in her music video “Right By My Side,” in which they engaged in a steamy make-out session while sitting on a park bench.The “Starships” singer previously dated rapper Safaree Samuels on and off from 2002 to 2014, and Meek Mill from 2014 to 2016. He shares daughter Destiny, 22, with ex-fiancée Carmen Bryan and son Knight, 7, with Kelis.
Indeed, asked during an appearance on 106 & Park in April if she was referring to a lover or in fact her five-year-old son, Knight, she gave a rather coy answer that hinted at her being in a relationship.It either does or it doesn’t.”“I never heard that one, actually,” she revealed. “To be honest, I don’t listen to a lot of stuff about me. It happens.” “At the end of the day, we were married for a fairly long time. And that is what it is.” Though the former hip hop power couple has been divorced since 2010, talk of their split was reignited two summers ago when Nas released the art work for his 2012 album, “Life Is Good,” in which he posed with what appeared to be Kelis’ signature green wedding dress. You know, find someone who makes you laugh and it’s like, okay.” “I think it should be easy and it shouldn’t be complicated.The 34-year-old mom also says that she has been dating since the divorce four years ago and admits that she has run into a few suitors who appeared to have the potential to sweep her off of her feet like Nas once did. We’re adults and it shouldn’t take a lot of explanations and sort of like, making it work.She has been in four celebrity relationships averaging approximately 5.7 years each. Secret wedding: Kelis is believed to have secretly married the real estate agent in December 2014.In addition to releasing her new album, “Food,” she is also the star of a new show on The Cooking Channel titled “Saucy & Sweet.” While promoting her projects in New York City, the singer-turned-chef stopped by Power 105.1’s The Breakfast Club where she discussed her split from Nas, dating post divorce and the nasty rumors, which have been floating around about her.“I went to culinary school about four years ago. Everything just kind of came together,” she explained.“Between music and food, it all just kind of comes together anyway. I have been doing music for so long, I just felt like doing something else and challenge myself. I had a great time.”“I don’t really get low, I just don’t rush stuff out the way people do.Kelis has been recognised at the Brit Awards, Q Awards, NME Awards, and Grammy Awards ceremonies.Her musical output, both as a lead and featured artist, encompasses various genres—she has collaborated with R&B and hip hop acts including Busta Rhymes and Clipse, electronic and dance producers such as Calvin Harris, Timo Maas, and Richard X, pop and rock acts Enrique Iglesias and No Doubt, and indie and alternative musicians including Björk and Dave Sitek.