Within the leisure trade, nepotism runs rampant. We have seen youngsters of well-known stars obtain manufacturing credit, film roles, and make the most of job alternatives as a result of they arrive from a sure bloodline, however not everybody leans on their well-known family for help. Folks had been shocked to be taught that Gabrielle Union and Saweetie had been cousins, and the information triggered some to suppose that the actress by some means helped the rapper by opening doorways for her within the trade. Saweetie debunked these rumors throughout her Desus & Mero interview.

“They had been all form of upset at me as a result of they heard ‘My Sort’ and was like, ‘We didn’t know you was doing music. What you doin’ over there?’” stated Saweetie with fun. “However me, I’ve a lot pleasure. I consider in being self-made and making an attempt to determine issues out by myself. I appreciated that they reached out and was like, ‘We see what you’re doing. Our pals hold speaking about you. We see you and for those who want our assist, please tell us.’ So I admire the assist, however for me, like, I’ve at all times been self-motivated. So, as a substitute of asking for assist, I simply wished to see if I might do it by myself.”

Saweetie appears to be making a reputation for herself simply wonderful as “My Sort” and “Faucet In” have develop into viral sensations. The rapper not too long ago celebrated her MTV VMA nomination and is getting ready for the discharge of her forthcoming album, Fairly B*tch Music. Watch her interview with Desus & Mero under.