The hip hop couple are one of the cover subject’s of Ebony Magazine this month where they put their long-lasting relationship and blended family in the spotlight as part of the Black Love issue. Inside, they pose for an adorable spread while sharing how they are able to maintain their commitment to each other when most celeb marriages are plagued by infidelity and divorce.
T.I. on thinking like a married man even before marriage
Once I made up my mind that I was going to be committed to this relationship, I started being married then and there. Since I’ve been married, it’s the same relationship, we’re the same people. We treat each other the same way, and we’re just as happy now as we were before. And what we have is real. It’s not a show. The persona is not anything that we put on before, or take off after. It is what it is.
Tiny on what she loves about T.I.
He’s just so sexy, and he’s kind, and he’s sweet, and he’s loving. As hard as he is outside, he has this gentle side, this caring side–a lot of people don’t see it, but I see it all the time. It inspires me.
Tiny on how they make their love last
There’s a lot of prayer. We started a little rough, and it just gradually came together. We started to jell.