Adrienne Bailon, the former squeeze of Rob Kardashian, is back in the news after she gave an interview to Latina magazine about her relationship with the famous family. During the interview, Bailon says that her association with the Kardashians damaged her career. She dated Rob Kardashian between 2007 and 2009.
Here’s what you need to know:
1. Kim Lashed Out at Bailon on Twitter
2. Bailon Said It Was ‘Hurtful’ to be Associated With the ‘Kardashian Label’
Speaking in the Latina magazine’s September issue, Bailon states:
To be stuck with that Kardashian label, that was so hurtful to me and to my career. I probably realized that too late…To this day, people will still say, ‘You ruined Rob’s life!’ and I’ll think, ‘Damn, I was still playing with Barbie dolls when I met him.’
She adds in the interview that due to her age, Bailon was unable to deal with the pressure of being in the relationship.
3. In 2013, Bailon Got Her Rob Kardashian Tattoo Removed From Her Butt
Back in 2013, Bailon solidified her breakup with Rob Kardashian by having her tattoo of his name removed from her ass. The couple apparently agreed to ink-up together during the course of their relationship. Rob Kardashian got her initials on his rib cage. Bailon said that getting the tattoo removed was one of the most painful experiences of her life.
4. She’s a Pal of RK’s Other Ex
Earlier this year, pictures emerged of Bailon and Rob Kardashian’s other ex, Rita Ora, out partying in NYC. Bailon and Ora posted pictures of their night on the town to Instagram:
5. Bailon’s Singing Career Began When She Was Discovered by Ricky Martin
Bailon, outside of being a Kardashian hanger on, is a singer, lest we forget. Her career began back in 1999 when she sang in a choir at Madison Square Garden. Ricky Martin was there and he asked four of the singers from that choir to join him on his La Vida Loca tour. From there, Bailon went on to join the group 3LW and later The Cheetah Girls.