During an episode of the All the Smoke podcast, Jada Pinkett Smith shared a surprising revelation about her relationship with the late rapper Tupac Shakur. According to Pinkett Smith, Tupac proposed marriage to her while he was incarcerated at Rikers Island.
“Seeing him there, the condition that he was in and having to leave him there,” Pinkett Smith said. “He was in bad shape. And so, when he asked me to get married, he was at Rikers
“I knew at that time that he needed somebody to do time with him, which I was gonna do anyway. He didn’t have to marry me to do that. I’m here. He needed a rock. Because of our friendship and everything we had been through together, he just wanted to feel that solidified foundation.”
According to Pinkett Smith, she believes that if Tupac had been released from prison, he would have chosen to end their marriage. For more details on her perspective, you can listen to her discuss it in the audio below.
During an interview with journalist Christal Jordan at RollingOut, Jada Pinkett Smith confirmed what many Hip-Hop enthusiasts believed – that Tupac was her soulmate. She expressed her belief that they shared a deep connection and may have even had past lives together.
“There is all kinds of definitons of soulmates,” Pinkett Smith said. “If there is such a thing as past lives I definitely think Pac and I have traveled a few together.”
Pinkett Smith says she never regretted attempting to make a romance because there was no chemistry between the two.
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