Is benzino dating karlie redd
Benzino thought about it and then rescinded his offer.
Raymond Scott, better known by his stage name Benzino, is an American hip hop media executive and record producer.Karlie Redd is opening up about her much talked about relationship with Benzino on "Love & Hip Hop Atlanta." Despite the pressures of an on-camera courtship, Karlie was never "nervous" at the notion of dating the rapper/magazine owner."I knew what I came into," she tells Rap Fix, admitting that the two are still dating currently.Karlie mused about the difficulties of balancing a relationship within this small, close-knit hip-hop industry in which one's personal life quickly becomes public fodder."If you really love someone, forget what people say but it's so hard when you're in the industry." Viewers of the show saw the two meet outside of an Atlanta recording studio and quickly get involved in a heated affair."Yes I did meet him off-camera and then we developed this relationship.
He's a great guy." She added, "What I was nervous about was..do I say this..reputation in the industry... So that was my worry more than anything and I showed that on-camera." As a budding singer, Karlie's management warned her about getting too close to Benzino, who had a pre-existing reputation as being a ruthless businessman, burning many bridges from his past actions.
we’ll have to have cameras.’ So then I was a little bit hesitant. I’m gonna be honest, people don’t understand, doing a reality show, with cameras all the time in your private life, it’s not easy. So if you kinda block the cameras out you can go about your daily routine. We were going through things towards the end of the relationship, which lasted about five months. I mean, look at all the relationships that are put together on TV, it’s not easy to keep ‘em together.
And all the way up until I seen her I was like, ‘Well, let’s see how she feels, because I hadn’t seen her in a couple of weeks.’ And then when she came out and was like, ‘You never loved me,’ I was like, ‘Nah, I can’t do this,’ because it was like I felt that I had showed everything.
He has appeared on the reality television show Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta, since 2012.
Ray Benzino is usually a private fellow, so how did he end up on the hit show "Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta"?
Along with his longtime friend, David Mays, Benzino is known for being a principal of the hip hop magazine The Source, which was launched in 1988 as a single-sheet newsletter out of Mays' Harvard University dorm room.