The dancehall-influenced duet, featured on Beyoncé’s debut solo album Dangerously in Love, was the tune of the summer season when it was launched in 2003. And whereas the scorching smash hit (and steamy music video) despatched temperatures hovering that season, it additionally sparked romance rumors between the 2 collaborators—even supposing Beyoncé was already relationship now-husband Jay-Z.
In a brand new interview with The Day by day Beast, Sean addressed the hypothesis and shut down claims that he and Beyoncé had one thing greater than a working relationship. “Nah! I want I did!” he mentioned, when requested in the event that they connected throughout that period. “She’s lovely.”
In truth, Sean mentioned they “solely carried out the tune 3 times collectively—ever.”
“She had a number of hits with Future’s Little one, and they’d do the Caribbean, however we did not actually hang around,” the Jamaican musician famous. “I might all the time admired her music and she or he’s lovely. So, once I heard Beyoncé was stepping out on her personal and needed me to do a single, I used to be like ‘Hell f–king yeah.'”