Monica Speaks On Rocko Break-Up & Cheating Rumors
Mar 22 | by Natasha
Monica spoke to the folks over at VIBE about her breakup with her longtime boyfriend and children's father Rocko. She says she was aware of the cheating rumors floating around the net and only took to Twitter to tell her fans and friends she was ok: “I chose Twitter as a forum to say what I felt at that time because there was no other way for me to say it once,” Monica told VIBE. “Had I been on radio, had I been interviewed, it would’ve been over and over again. That was just a quick way to say, ‘I know what’s taking place on the Web sites. I want you to know that I’m okay.’ But it really is a private matter. You just lose the privacy once you become an artist. So I'm not upset about it in any way.” It was a situation I didn’t ask to be in, so to speak. Once something is put up on a Web site and things about your personal life are spread all around, it’s unfortunate,” said Monica. “I don’t even know specifically who they spoke to, but I do know that I never felt so… I guess the word would be confused more than anything else. If you go to sleep and you wake up and you see something for the first time, it’s a little scary, you know. I’m too grown now to go investigating leads. The reality is that I have to play my position as their mom and do what it is that’s best for me.” “When I met him, I was only 19 years old and the good definitely outweighed the bad over the years so we don’t have any hard feelings towards one another,” said Monica. “Anything that involves children is gonna be more emotional. I think that’s the area that makes it more difficult… My priority is to make sure that whatever is done is best for them. I’m secondary in the picture and so is their dad and we have a close bond for over a decade. So regardless of what takes place in the media, there’s still certain things that will happen amongst the four of us for the rest of our lives and that’s just never gonna change.” Meanwhile, Monica's focusing on her kiddies and her upcoming Still Standing album release.
» SPEAKING OUT: Janay Rice Says She's "Saddened" By Twitter Trolls & Ray Rice-Inspired Domestic Violence Halloween Costume» FOOLYWANG ACTIVITIES: Five Individuals INDICTED After Alleged Identity Theft Scheme On Saks Fifth Ave Customers, RACKED Up $400K» WHAT ABOUT YOUR FRIENDS? Jermaine Dupri SUES Former Friend Who TRASHED His Hummer And Lived In His Home RENT-FREE...For 4 Years!
» CANDIDS: Nick Cannon SPOTTED In NYC, Talks Divorce On “Meredith Vieira” + Amber Rose, Teairra Mari, Rachel Roy, Iggy Azalea & Evan & Ashlee Ross In L.A. » PARTY GIRLS: Naomi Campbell STEPS OUT In NYC + Michelle Williams At "Fix My Choir" Launch + Toni Braxton Serves Side Boob In Beverly Hills» GLOBETROTTERS: NeNe Leakes GRABS Dinner Then JETS Out Of L.A. + Jaden & Willow Smith STROLL Through LAX
» COUPLEDOM: Actress Joy Bryant & Husband Dave Grab A Taxi In NYC» FAMILY FUN: Eve & Maximillion Attend MOBO Awards +Lil Wayne CELEBRATES His Son Dwayne III’s 6th Birthday + Gabrielle & Dwyane Wade Catch A Movie + Keyshia Cole & Son Daniel Jr. Hit The Beach » LONG DISTANCE LOVE: Ariana Grande INSTAGRAMS Risque Bedroom Pic, Big Sean REPLIES With A Sexy Message
» NOT A LAUGHING MATTER: Las Vegas Clubgoer CLAIMS Blake Griffin PIMP Slapped Him And Grabbed Him By The Neck! » Former NFLer Larry Johnson ARRESTED (Again) After Alleged Bar Scuffle In Miami, CHARGED With Aggravated Battery + Michael Strahan SPOTTED On A DATE With Make-Up Blogger » Stripper Jhonni Blaze Alleges She Sexed Drake...Then His Team THREATENED Her Life! + Lil Kim BOOED After Skipping Out On VIP Guests At The Club, Calls Out JANKY PROMOTERS
» Selita Ebanks, Estelle, Rachel Roy & More DAZZLE And TURN HEADS At The New Yorkers for Children Fall Gala» 2014 BET Hip Hop Awards Red Carpet: Tiny, T.I., Teyana Taylor, Porsha Williams, Lil Mama, Joseline & Stevie J And More» FASHION ROCKS 2014 RED CARPET: Naomi Campbell, Jennifer Lopez, Rita Ora, Jennifer Hudson, Nicki Minaj & More....
» PARTY GIRLS: Monyetta Shaw & Tahiry PARTY It Up In Atlanta With Toya Wright, Keshia Knight Pulliam, Malaysia & More» G.O.O.D. PARTY: Teyana Taylor CELEBRATES Her "VII" Album Release With Kanye & Kim, Chris & Karrueche, Nelly, Big Sean & More» Amber Rose CELEBRATES Her 31st Birthday With Chris Brown, Kae, Nelly, Miss Jackson, Blac Chyna & MORE At A Halloween Costume Bash
» Dr. Cornel West ARRESTED During Ferguson Protests + Chris Brown TWEETS Ebola Is A Method Of "Population Control"» ROLLING STONE Declares President Obama One Of "The Most Successful Presidents In American History" + Lil Jon, Whoopi Goldberg & EJ Johnson TEAM UP For Hilarious Rock The Vote "Turn Out For What” PSA » President Obama & The First Family SPEND Their Labor Day Weekend Attending White House Chef’s Wedding In New York
» CLAPPING BACK: Serena Williams SLAMS Russian Tennis Chief For His "Sexist And Racist" Joke » Former NFLer Larry Johnson ARRESTED (Again) After Alleged Bar Scuffle In Miami, CHARGED With Aggravated Battery + Michael Strahan SPOTTED On A DATE With Make-Up Blogger » SKELETONS IN THE CLOSET: Report ALLEGES Adrian Peterson's INFIDELITY, 6 Kids & 6 Baby Mommas, A Booze-Fueled Sex Orgy, "Missing" Charity Funds And A Rape Allegation!
» PHOTOSHOOTS: Iggy Azalea & Nick Young Pose It Up For Forever 21’s Holiday Ad + Alicia Keys COVERS Haute Living Magazine’s Oct/Nov 2014 Issue + Lance Gross Snaps HOT Shots Of Pregnant Zena Foster» CELEB CAMPAIGNS: Victor Cruz, Chrissy Teigen & Chanel Iman In GAP's Holiday Ads + Cynthia Bailey & Monyetta Shaw In 'Breast Friends’ Campaign » THERE'S NO PLACE LIKE HOME: Teyana Taylor Returns To Harlem For A Funky "ELLE" Photoshoot