Teyana Taylor on Long-Distance Love, Sex With DWTS’ Iman Shumpert


Teyana Taylor and Iman Shumpert
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Knowing what’s essential. As Iman Shumpert continues to compete for the mirrorball trophy on Dancing With the Stars, Teyana Taylor revealed how the couple have used the space to their benefit.

“I think once you see one another, that I miss you sex is the best so I think that is the spark, like, not being up on each other all day,” Taylor, 30, completely advised Us Weekly whereas at Mohegan Sun’s twenty fifth Anniversary Celebration at TAO inside Mohegan Sun Casino & Resort in Uncasville, Connecticut.

Although Taylor wouldn’t thoughts spending extra time with Shumpert, 31, she admitted that the time away “keeps it spicy.”

“So it’s just like you are admiring one another like, ‘Damn, you’re doing your thing, you’re doing your thing,’” she added. “Let me be doing this for our kids, so when we see each other, it’s nothing but love and just comfort and spice.”

The performer and the athlete tied the knot in 2016 after two years of relationship. They share daughters Iman Jr., 5, and Rue, 13 months. With the Brooklyn Nets participant competing on DWTS with Daniella Karagach, Taylor additionally weighed in on watching their chemistry unfold on display.

“I’m too secure in my s–t to be worrying about that,” the Coming 2 America star detailed to Us. “We have to do movies and TV shows, and I have a love interest and stuff like that — it’s just part of the job. We get our job done and we keep it pushing. And I think that’s the part that we love about each other the most because we do our job and we literally keep it pushing.”

The New York native identified that Karagach, 28, and Shumpert’s connection on stage is what helps them succeed on the ABC dancing present.

“I honestly think that their chemistry is amazing,” Taylor defined. “I think that Daniella is an amazing choreographer. I’m a dancer, so I appreciate what she do [sic] and then she kills it. I think that she takes him out of his comfort zone and I love that. … Like, you get to see him in a different [space].”

Even although the mannequin is having enjoyable watching her husband carry out, Taylor admitted that she wouldn’t say no to a DWTS look, relying on the timing.

“Maybe! But I mean as much as [he] rehearses and stuff, it’s super time consuming so I would really need to block out time to do that,” she advised Us about the potential of becoming a member of the present sooner or later. “Which I don’t even think I have the time right now because I’m getting ready for tour and different things for sure so who knows. You never know.”

Dancing With the Stars airs on ABC Mondays at 8 p.m. ET.

With reporting by Diana Cooper

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