If an image’s value a thousand phrases, Jeezy mentioned a mouthful. After confirming that they had been courting, Jeezy shared a photograph of him snuggled as much as his ‘crush,’ Jeannie Mai.
If there was any doubt that Jeezy, 41, and Jeannie Mai, 40, had been a pair, it was put to mattress on Sept. four. “She love when I talk dat fly $hit…” Jeezy captioned an Instagram publish (click on right here to see) that includes him together with his arm wrapped round Jeannie. Within the picture, the “I Do” rapper snuggled as much as The Actual co-host. If that wasn’t candy sufficient, he additionally dubbed her his “Women Crush Wednesday.” This picture made their relationship “Instagram Official” — which, in 2019, is the best type of official.
Jeannie and Jeezy first sparked rumors of a romance initially of the 12 months. Her buddy Malika Haqq shared a pic from Jeannie’s birthday celebration during which Jeezy and Jeannie posed collectively. “3’s company,” Malika captioned the shot, which additionally featured her accomplice, O.T. Genasis, in addition to Lori Harvey and her accomplice, Trey Songz. That hypothesis picked up on the finish of August when Jeezy joined Jeannie as her date for the inaugural SnoBall Gala. The occasion raised funds for Jeezy’s non-profit, Avenue Dreamz, and PEOPLE experiences that she supported him from the viewers when he collected his second Phoenix Award for his contributions to Atlanta’s youth.
Initially, Jeannie downplayed the discuss of romance. “Look, you guys know that I’m multi-dating, right? And Jeezy and I hang out,” she mentioned on the Jan. 28 episode of the Actual. “He’s very special to me, and we don’t really have a label to define what it is we’re doing. We’re just having a good time together. Real fam, you know I always keep it a little too real at this table. I promise you that when there is that one special boo, you will be the first to know from me.”
Beforehand, Jeannie was married to Freddy Harteis for ten years. The couple cut up in 2017 and remained amicable afterward. “To this day, I mean it honestly, he’s the best man I know,” she mentioned in October 2017. ”I married him as a result of he’s like my dad. He’s very loyal, he’s very compassionate, so humorous, an superior man and in our 13 years of being collectively there was by no means any lies, no betrayal, no dishonest, nothing.”
Nevertheless, her tune modified a 12 months later. “Knowing what I know now about who I married, I wouldn’t have married him,” she mentioned in Oct. 2018, per PEOPLE. “It’s just crazy. You hear all the time that money can change people. Well, divorce can really change people. It’s just so weird because the one thing that he would always say back then is like, ‘You really, truly don’t know a person until they don’t get what they want.’ But I never thought he would be the one to prove that to me.”