US R&B singer Mya has hit back at critics who condemned her appearance at a Miami strip club over the weekend.
The star, who enjoyed much success in the Nineties with hits including Case of the Ex and It's All About Me, was slammed for performing at adult nightspot G5IVE in Miami on Saturday by - and not limited to - rapper rapper Bow Wow who suggested the singer must be cash-strapped.
Her visibility has waned as her fans have settled into adulthood, but the D. The 12-track EP fluctuates between upbeat two-step music and bedroom bangers.
The set is essentially grown and sexy while still sounding like the Mya you sang along to in the early 2000s.
We did a little snooping and discovered a number of women he’s been linked with and you may be surprised to see some of the names on the list!
Hit the flip to find out who had a chance before his heart learned to dance…
Khadija Nicholas Luke’s definitely got a thing for dancers because back in late 2011/early 2012 he was linked to Khadijah Nicholas, a chocolate beauty who toured with Rihanna and is currently touring with Pharrell.
But the new romance has led to the demise of the hip-hop star's relationship with Mya.That’s what I wanted to name the project because that’s exactly what it is: real smooth. What kind of head space were you in creating this project? Well it turns out Kim’s not the only girl in showbiz Luke’s been tied to.In clips that have been uploaded to Instagram, the 35-year-old gyrated across a stage speckled with dollar bills as she sang “Moving On.” Naturally, everyone and their mama had something to say about the Grammy Award-winning songbird booking an engagement at a strip club–including the 27-year-old, who blasted the Grammy award-winning singer in a series of posts on Facebook. Been doin’ strip clubs, LGBT clubs, dance clubs, straight clubs, concerts, festivals since 1998 to date. Instagram generation is late as hell.” Since her defiant comments, a number of fans have rushed to her defence, instead directing their ire at Bow Wow and his new fiancée, Erica Mena.“I can’t stop laughing at the video my homie sent me of Mya on the stripper stage dancing. Haha Hell she coulda borrowed that 1500 performance fee from the local D boy if it was that serious,” he wrote. If not who advised that it was smart to perform and dance on the stripper stage.” According to Necole Bitchie, Mya eventually addressed her critics, saying: “I am whatever I choose to be when I choose to be it. One wrote: "U got room to talk about some one when Ur [girl] is an ex escort worker..get it together!