He has been in eight celebrity relationships averaging approximately 2.9 years each. Ever since Nelly posted Miss Shantel Jackson as his #WCW a couple weeks ago the rumor mill has been spinning non-stop with whispers that the two are dating. this according to sources close to the boxer who tell us he was devastated when he learned his ex-fiancee is rebounding with his old friend Nelly. Floyd only recently learned Shantel Jackson had been getting close with the rapper ... One source tells us Floyd felt "betrayed" that Shantel would date someone in his circle of friends ... and that's what sparked him to go to social media and lash out at her earlier this morning. he realized he shouldn't have posted Shantel's ultrasound results along with a message announcing that she had an abortion ... Several fans were in the building and caught camera phone snaps of Cornell and Shantel kickin’ it court side.Rumors are one thing, but BOSSIP sources with intimate knowledge of the situation have confirmed for us that Nelly and Shantel ARE a couple and have been dating for several months now in the wake of her separation from boxing champ Floyd Mayweather earlier this year.
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However, Nelly supposedly broke up with Ashanti earlier this month after finding out that she had allegedly had an affair with producer Chink Santana in 2005.
Just a couple of weeks after breaking up with his longtime girlfriend, Ashanti, Nelly has moved on with Tae Heckard.
The 38-year-old rapper and the 32-year-old singer had been dating for almost a decade, but never really confirmed the relationship despite constantly being photographed together.
Last night the two appeared together at Miami Heat vs.
Charlotte Bobcats game, the team which Nelly owns a minority share.