Ask Ashanti about Nelly and you might get a response that goes something like this “Who said we had a relationship?” Ask Nelly about Ashanti and you’ll get something the same. It’s like the two artists never dated. But, we all know that’s untrue. How else do you explain him admitting to us that they have? Aside from that tid-bit of knowledge, it’s evident int heir mannerisms toward each other that they were, at least, once a couple.