Chilli and Wayne Brady Deny Dating Rumors


TLC member Chilli and actor/TV host Wayne Brady became the subject of gossip talk when rumors began to spread that the two are dating.

According to Us Weekly reports, the two were spotted holding hands at a TLC concert at the MGM in Las Vegas on Jan. 3.

Though idea of the two dating spread quickly, the rumor is not true. Turns out that Brady was at the event because he was working.

“This isn’t true,” a rep for Chilli told E! News. “Wayne was actually hosting the event that TLC performed at in Vegas. Chilli and Wayne are friends, but there is nothing else going on besides friendship.”

Brady took to Twitter yesterday to dispel all rumors himself.

“So, just clear it up @officialchilli are not dating. Who wouldn’t want to though,  right? Don’t believe everything u read:),” he tweeted.

Chilli gave her nod of agreement by retweeting the comedian’s message. The R&B singer also confirmed that the rumors were false to blogger Necole Bitchie via Twitter.

“@officialchilli Wait what?? so @usweekly exclusive story is wrong??” the blogger tweeted.

Chilli simply responded, “yes it is.”

As it turns out, this is not the first time the pair has been link in rumors. Rumors also swirled in the past that the pair dated briefly a year ago but things did not work out due to their busy schedules.

Currently Wayne Brady, 41, has a girlfriend named Marissa. Chilli is not in a relationship, but has her eye set on a special guy.

“As a matter of fact, Chilli happens to be a ‘Pine Nut,'”the singer’s rep told E! News. “So if you all want to play matchmaker Chris Pine is definitely what Chilli wants!”



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