Ariana Grande and Mac Miller are known for keeping their romance pretty private.
The 22-year-old singer opened up in an interview with Billboard and discussed what she learned about dating in the public eye, especially as a pop star.
When asked about her 8-month relationship with her rapper ex-boyfriend, she explains that the split was easy. Don't get me started on this s--t."As if it isn't already obvious enough, gender equality is something Grande is incredibly passionate about, and she refuses to be diminished against the men in her industry."If you're going to rave about how sexy a male artist looks with his shirt off, and a woman decides to get in her panties or show her boobies for a photo shoot, she needs to be treated with the same awe and admiration," Grande explains.
She feels that Mac is her soulmate.” Mac and Ariana first sparked dating rumors back in August when they were spotted on a dinner date; they later seemingly confirmed their relationship when they posted each other’s pictures on social media.
(Photo Credit: Getty Images) The former Nickelodeon star has been very protective of her relationship; when questioned the songstress about her relationship status — by suggesting she “confirmed” their relationship via Instagram, she absolutely lost her cool.
Wednesday and finally confirmed what many have been suspecting for some time: her and Mac Miller are dating. I've never had the relationship talk on a show before," Grande responded when Ellen De Generes pressed her about the rumored romance.
De Generes brought up a video of the two performing their collaboration "The Way" on her show three years ago before asking Grande if she is with him and is happy. Our song came together so nicely and our voices sound so nice together...He's such a gentleman, and the song is a great little bookmark of the start of their relationship."Read her entire Billboard profile here. That’s the question many are asking after the the Associated Press’ entertainment vertical tweeted that she’s pregnant.It's very dope and I like how that worked out." While on , Grande also explained the bike theme for the video from her Nicki Minaj-assisted hit "Side to Side." "It was tiring but worth it.I need to be on a bike so I committed to it, stuck with it, had the idea of the bike thing the first time I heard Nicki's verse and she says the phrase "d-ck bicycle" and the idea was born," Grande said of the promotional clip and her Soul Cycle-themed MTV Video Music Awards performance.the "Side to Side" singer was shy when the topic of dating the Pittsburgh rapper came up. I’ve never had the relationship talk on a show before," she gushed.