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Ashanti talks about her engagement to Rapper Nelly with Entertainment tonight. She describes, "It was just such a very beautiful intimate moment." Ashanti is a singer, songwriter, actress, record producer, and prominent figure in the music industry.

Ashanti's self-titled debut album, "Ashanti," was released in 2002 and was highly successful. It featured hit singles like "Foolish," "Happy," and "Baby." The album sold over 503,000 copies in its first week. She has won numerous awards, including a Grammy Award for Best Contemporary R&B Album in 2003 and multiple American and Billboard Music Awards. Besides her music career, Ashanti has acted in films and television, with roles in movies like "Coach Carter" and "John Tucker Must Die."

Ashanti and Nelly were romantically involved for several years, starting around 2003. Their relationship was highly publicized, but they eventually parted ways in 2014. Despite their breakup, both artists have continued successful careers in music and entertainment and reunited in September of 2023.

In the spring of 2024, she announced their engagement and that they would be expecting their first child together. She explained that she was shocked and that it was a moment celebrated with hugs and tears. Congratulations to them both!


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