For the first time FKA Twigs is opening up about her engagement to Robert Pattinson. The private couple wanted to keep the news to themselves, but rapper T-Pain accidentally confirmed the news, which started a media storm.
So how did FKA Twigs react to the news? Well, she wasn't pleased that's for sure. The interviewer suggests that she seemed "genuinely sad" about how public the engagement news was.
.@FKAtwigs is on the cover of our June/July 2015 issue. Read the full story: http://t.co/ns6xDMaGKK pic.twitter.com/zUjE8MEBA6Even though T-Pain confirmed the news, she told Complex that, "It's fine. I'm a pretty chill person, do you know what I mean?"
— Complex (@ComplexMag) June 2, 2015
If you read one thing today make it @cedar's incredible @ComplexMag cover on @FKAtwigs. http://t.co/9At8gLchHL pic.twitter.com/6aT8gn4VBaThat said, as her relationship with Robert Pattinson was put under a microscope, her career as an artist really soared. With fame comes public scrutiny, and FKA Twigs has received a lot due to her relationship with the high profiled Robert Pattinson.
— Dana Droppo (@danadroppo) June 2, 2015
All across social media, fans of Robert Pattinson have went out of their way to make remarks about her appearance. At the time FKA Twigs wrote on Twitter, "I am genuinely shocked and disgusted at the amount of racism that has been infecting my account the past week." She continued, "Racism is unacceptable in the real world, and it's unacceptable online."
"I haven't had an easy life at all, but everything seems to be working out." —@FKAtwigs http://t.co/YcPnmSbwC6 pic.twitter.com/36ooFm300qAlthough FKA Twigs and Robert Pattinson have persevered, Twigs said, "I wouldn't say I'm completely numb to it now, but there's definitely a numbness there."
— Complex Music (@ComplexMusic) June 2, 2015
She continued, "But ultimately, I'm in an amazing relationship. So it doesn't matter."
As for dealing with the press and the prying questions about Robert Pattinson, she said, "If this is what being an artist is, I'm not really sure this is for me. This [the press cycle] is horrific. I could be doing dance class right now."
Most recently the pair was seen at Coachella to check out Drake's set.
#ClientCam ReinaaRoyale: #RobertPattinson, Robert Pattinson and FKA twigs Are All Smiles at Coachella (PHOTO) - Pe… pic.twitter.com/8DkR3KUZcl
— P.I.N.K PR (@PinkCheetahPR) April 19, 2015
"@OhWell101: Robert Pattinson And FKA Twigs Spotted Being Adorable At Coachella http://t.co/Wwa0WF9IO7 via @MTVNews pic.twitter.com/39gopddm83"[Photo by Mike Coppola / Getty Images]
— Kimm (@KimmEric80) April 12, 2015